“The Storm Polka”

Description (Brief):

This sheet music is for the song “The Storm Polka,” composed by Anton Wallerstein. The George Willig Jr. Company of Baltimore, Maryland published the sheet music in the late 19th century. The cover has illustrations of each of the “Four Polkas” in this collection. There is a drawing of ships coming into San Francisco, a hot air balloon, a ship swept away by a stormy sea, and a train full of people.

Publisher: Geo. Willig Jr.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Maryland, Baltimore

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0424.124Accession Number: 1983.0424Catalog Number: 1983.0424.124

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 13 in x 10 in; 33.02 cm x 25.4 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7285-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_670878

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