"Just Try to Picture Me Back Home in Tennessee"


This sheet music is for the song “Just Try to Picture Me Back Home in Tennessee,” with words by William Jerome and music by Walter Donaldson. It was published by Waterson, Berlin and Snyder Co. in New York, New York in 1915. The cover features an image of American singer, comedian, and actor Al Jolson (1886–1950).

Publishing Date: 1915

Depicted (Sitter): Jolson, AlPublisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0693.01Accession Number: 1983.0693Catalog Number: 1983.0693.01

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f965-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_679625

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