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“Shore Acres”

“Shore Acres”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “Shore Acres” was written by Vincent P. Bryan and composed by Harry W. Armstrong. The song was published by Hurtig and Seamon of New York, New York in 1900 and appeared as a supplement to the “New York Herald” on June 22, 1902. The song is called a ‘store song,” and is dedicated by permission to the late James A. Herne. The cover has an illustration of a couple strolling down a lane near a lake.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
date made
1900
lyricist
Bryan, Vincent P.
composer
Armstrong, Harry W.
publisher
Hurtig and Seamon
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 10 in; 35.56 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
1982.0440.74
accession number
1982.0440
catalog number
1982.0440.74
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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