“Ma Blushin' Rosie”

“Ma Blushin' Rosie”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Ma Blushin' Rosie.” The song’s lyrics were written by Edgar Smith and the music was composed by John Stromberg. The sheet music was published by M. Witmark and Sons in 1900. The cover features an inset photo of Joseph Weber and Lew Fields in the upper left, and an inset photo of Fay Templeton on the lower right. The song was featured in the burlesque production of Fiddle Dee Dee and Quo Vass Iss, which was produced by Weber and Fields and starred Templeton.
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Object Name
sheet music
date made
M. Witmark & Sons
place made
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
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Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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