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“Melodies of Home”

“Melodies of Home”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Melodies of Home.” The song was a Swiss “yodle” performed by Fritz Zimmerman and Marcelle Grandville. The sheet music was published by the Triangle Music Publishing Company in 1925. The cover features inset circular images of Fritz Zimmerman and Marcelle Grandville and a photograph of Mount Pilatus in Lucerne, Switzerland. The duo of Zimmerman and Grandville were a popular act throughout the United States during the 1920s, performing many songs including a variety of Swiss yodels.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1925
publisher
Triangle Music Pub. Co. Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1983.0424.014
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.014
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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