“Sunshine and Roses”

“Sunshine and Roses”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Sunshine and Roses” that was written by Gus Kahn and composed by Egbert Van Alstyne. The sheet music was published by Jerome H. Remick & Co. of New York, New York in 1913. The plain white cover features an illustration of three roses clumped together, and the illustration is signed by Starmer. William and Frederick Starmer were brothers who were believed to have both been involved in illustrating sheet music covers during the early 20th century.
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Object Name
sheet music
date made
Jerome H. Remick & Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 13 3/4 in x 10 3/4 in; 34.925 cm x 27.305 cm
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accession number
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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