“It Is Not True”

“It Is Not True”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “It Is Not True” was composed by Tito Mattei, and written by Mamie E. Peck and published by the R. A. Saalfield Company. The song is an English translation by Miss Mamie Peck, and the cover touts the song as “the best edition published.” The plain white cover has the title running diagonally across the cover from bottom left to top right, with designs and frames around the text.
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Object Name
sheet music
Mattei, Tito
Richard A. Saalfield
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 13 in x 9 1/2 in; 33.02 cm x 24.13 cm
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Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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