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“The Rose of No Man's Land”

“The Rose of No Man's Land”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “The Rose of No Man's Land.” The lyrics were written by Jack Caddigan and the music was composed by James A. Brennan. The sheet music was published by Leo Feist, Inc. of New York City in 1918. The red cover features an illustration of a nurse in No Man’s Land looking heavenward into a ray of light. The song was written as a tribute to Red Cross nurses serving in World War One, and this is the Patriotic War Edition that was printed on smaller paper to help the war effort.
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Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
Leo Feist, Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 10 1/2 in x 7 in; 26.67 cm x 17.78 cm
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accession number
catalog number
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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