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“Cupid”

“Cupid”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “Cupid” was composed by L. M. French and played by the Chicago Marine Band. The music was published by Sol Bloom of New York, New York in1896 and appeared as a supplement to the “New York Herald” on May 30, 1903. The cover features an illustration of cupid with his bow and arrow walking between a V-shaped row of flowers.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
leaflet
sheet music
date made
1903
composer
French, L. M.
publisher
Sol Bloom
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 1/8 in x 10 1/8 in; 35.8775 cm x 25.7175 cm
ID Number
1982.0440.73
accession number
1982.0440
catalog number
1982.0440.73
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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