Violano Virtuoso Roll #2550

Violano Virtuoso Roll #2550

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Description (Brief)

This music roll was made by Mills Novelty Company in Chicago, Illinois, about 1922-1925. It is Roll #2550, playable in a Violano Virtuoso player. The tune list for this roll is as follows:

Roll #2550 - Hand Played Classical Roll
9661: Medley of Old Favorites, arr. by J.F. Stelzl, My Old Kentucky Home, The Mocking Bird, Wearin' of the Green, Turkey In the Straw, Comin' Thru the Rye, Old Irish Washerwoman, Annie Laurie, Dixie – Finale
9662: Sometine from "Sometime" (song), Friml-Young, copyright 1918, G. Schirmer
9663: Somewhere a Voice Is Calling (ballad), A.F. Tate, copyright 1911, Harms, Inc.
9665: Every Little Movement from "Madame Sherr" (song), Hauerbach-Hoscher, copyright 1909, M. Witmark

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Object Name
music roll
date made
ca 1922-1925
Mills Novelty Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: 5 1/4 in x 6 in x 17 3/8 in; 13.335 cm x 15.24 cm x 44.1325 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
maker number
Credit Line
Gift of Lewis Graham
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National Museum of American History
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