"Bye Bye Blackbird"

"Bye Bye Blackbird"

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Description (Brief)
This player piano roll was made by Imperial Player Roll Company in the United States, late 1920s. It is roll #6120 – “Bye Bye Blackbird” with music by Ray Henderson and lyrics by Mort Dixon.
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Object Name
player piano roll
date made
late 1920s
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
overall: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 6.35 cm x 31.75 cm
overall in box: 2 1/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 12 1/2 in; 5.23875 cm x 5.55625 cm x 31.75 cm
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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