"Two Little Girls in Blue"

"Two Little Girls in Blue"

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Description (Brief)

This roller organ roll was made by an undetermined maker in the United States, around 1893-1895. It is roll #1006 - "Two Little Girls in Blue," by Charles Graham. This roll is playable in 20-note roller organs.

This roller organ roll features U. S. Patent #333390, dated July 14, 1885, by Henry B. Morris for a barrel for mechanical musical instruments.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
roller organ roll
date made
1893-1895
place made
United States
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6 1/4 in x 2 in; 15.875 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1984.0843.12
catalog number
1984.0843.12
accession number
1984.0843
maker number
1006
Credit Line
Gift of Hobert W. and Virginia A. Turner
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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