"Let a Smile Be Your Umbrella (On a Rainy Day)"

Description:

This sheet music is for the song “Let A Smile Be Your Umbrella (On a Rainy Day),” with words by Irving Kahal and Francis Wheeler and music by Sammy Fair. It was published by Waterson, Berlin and Snyder Co. in New York, New York in 1927. The cover features an inset image of Arthur Gutou feature organist of the Michigan Theatre in Detroit, Michigan.

The cover art for this sheet music was made by American artist and designer Albert Wilfred Barbelle (1887-1957). With a prolific career spanning over forty years, Barbelle created numerous works of cover art for sheet music and albums.

Publishing Date: 1927

Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Kentucky, New York

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0238.03Accession Number: 1985.0238Catalog Number: 1985.0238.03

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f90e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_681384

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