“Ditson’s Musical Monthly”

“Ditson’s Musical Monthly”

Description (Brief)
This song book is Ditson and Company’s “Musical Monthly, Number 13.” The song book was published by Ditson and Company in 1878. The monthly publication was “a collection of popular vocal and instrumental music” that cost two dollars for a yearly subscription, or a quarter per issue without a subscription.
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Object Name
sheet music
song book
date made
Ditson & Co.
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
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
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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