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“Whispering”

“Whispering”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Whispering.” The lyrics were written by Malvin Schonberger and the music was composed by John Schonberger. The music was published by Sherman, Clay & Co of San Francisco, California in 1920. The cover features an illustration of a man and a woman, with the woman fanning herself and the man leaning in to whisper something in her ear.
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Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
Date made
1920
composer
Schonberger, John
lyricist
Schonberger, Malvin
publisher
Sherman, Clay and Co.
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1982.0736.10
accession number
1982.0736
catalog number
1982.0736.10
Credit Line
Gift of Janice Plowman
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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