“Jolly Jennie Jones”

Description (Brief):

This sheet music is for the song “Jolly Jennie Jones” that was written and composed by Fred J. Hamill. The sheet music was published by the Olympia Music Co. of New York City in 1899, and appeared as a supplement to the “New York Journal and Advertiser” on April 16, 1899. The cover has two images of Lottie Gilson, a vaudeville actor known as “The Little Magnet” because of her ability to draw fans to shows and sell sheet music.

Date Made: 1899

Publisher: Olympia Music Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, Chicago

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0424.120Accession Number: 1983.0424Catalog Number: 1983.0424.120

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 1/2 in x 10 in; 31.75 cm x 25.4 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e665-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_670914

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