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“She's a Perfect Little Lady”

“She's a Perfect Little Lady”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “She’s A Perfect Little Lady: or Treat Her as You Would a Sister of Your Own” was written by Andrew Sterling and composed by Barry Von Tilzer. The song was originally published by William C. Dunn and Co. of New York, New York in 1899, and this sheet appeared as a supplement to the New York Herald on March 9, 1902. The cover features an image of a lady in a fancy ruffled dress, with a flower, three Chinese lamps, and a faun playing a double pan flute.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
date made
1902
lyricist
Sterling, Andrew B.
composer
Von Tilzer, Harry
publisher
William Dunn and Company
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 10 1/8 in; 35.56 cm x 25.7175 cm
ID Number
1982.0440.06
accession number
1982.0440
catalog number
1982.0440.06
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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