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“Silver Threads Among the Gold”

“Silver Threads Among the Gold”

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Description (Brief)
The sheet music for the song “Silver Threads Among the Gold” was written by Eben E. Rexford and composed by H. P. Danks. The music was published by Hamilton S. Gordon of New York, New York in 1901. The green and white cover of the sheet music has a drawing of two flowers that flank the cover’s lettering.
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Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
Date made
Rexford, Eben E.
Danks, H. P.
Gordon, Hamilton S.
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Florence Gerhard Casper
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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