“Rose in the Bud”

“Rose in the Bud”

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song, "Rose in the Bud” was written by Percy J. Barrow and composed by Dorothy Forster. The music was published by Chappel-Harms Inc. of New York, New York in 1907. The song was “Introduced by Phyllis Haver in D.W. Griffiths United Artists Production, ‘The Battle of the Sexes.’” The cover features a photograph of actress Phyllis Haver in the center of the page looking coquettishly at the viewer. There is also a rose design on the left side of the cover.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
Date made
1907
publisher
Chappell-Harms Inc.
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1982.0439.02
accession number
1982.0439
catalog number
1982.0439.02
subject
Music
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Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Comments

As I was going thru old boxes and memories... I found some sheet music .. all hand written and signed by Percy J. Barrow. Dated June 8th, 1914. With music by Dorothy Forster! My Grandmother used to be a pianist and I am sure it was something of hers. Looks like it was written with a fountain pen .. and some pencil?

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