“Under the Bamboo Tree”

“Under the Bamboo Tree”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song “Under the Bamboo Tree” was published by Joseph W. Stern & Company of New York, New York, and composed by the Cole and Johnson Brothers. The sheet music cover features an image of Marie Cahill, a famous actress of the time who sang the song in the musical “Sally in our Alley.” The cover is styled after a bamboo wall to go along with the title of the song.
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Currently not on view
Object Name
leaflets
sheet musics
sheet music
Object Type
leaflets
date made
1902
composer; lyricist
Cole and Johnson Bros.
performer
Cahill, Marie
publisher
Joseph W. Stern and Company
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
1979.1154.05
accession number
1979.1154
catalog number
1979.1154.05
Credit Line
Gift of C. Malcolm Watkins
subject
Music
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Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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