“On the Beach at Waikiki”

“On the Beach at Waikiki”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “On the Beach at Waikiki or the Golden Hula.” They lyrics were written by G. H. Stover and the music was composed by Henry Kailimai, and the song was arranged by Sonny Cunha. The sheet music was published by Sherman, Clay & Company of San Francisco, California in 1916. The song is “respectfully dedicated to Marta Golden” and the bright yellow cover features a black and white photo of Waikiki Beach.
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Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
Kailimai, Henry
Stover, G. H.
Sherman, Clay and Co.
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 13 3/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.925 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
accession number
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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