Violano Virtuoso Roll #2692

Violano Virtuoso Roll #2692

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Description (Brief)

This music roll was made by Mills Novelty Company in Chicago, Illinois, about 1927-1928. It is Roll #2692, playable in a Violano Virtuoso player. The tune list for this roll is as follows:

Roll #2692 - Hand Played International Dance Roll
13452: Song of Shanghai (fox trot), Egan-Vincent-Rose-Whiting, copyright 1926, Irving Berlin
13453: In an Oriental Garden (fox trot), John E. Hayes, copyright 1927, John E. Hayes
13454: One Night of Love in Spain (waltz), John E. Hayes, copyright 1927, John E. Hayes
13455: Collette (fox trot), Kahn-Baer, copyright 1927, Leo Feist, Inc.
13456: O How I Love My Boatman (fox trot), Wolfe Gilbert-Al Sherman, copyright 1927, De Sylva Brown-Henderson

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Object Name
music roll
date made
ca 1927-1928
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 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 15.24 cm x 43.4975 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
maker number
Credit Line
Gift of Lewis Graham
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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