“The Storm Polka”

“The Storm Polka”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “The Storm Polka,” composed by Anton Wallerstein. The George Willig Jr. Company of Baltimore, Maryland published the sheet music in the late 19th century. The cover has illustrations of each of the “Four Polkas” in this collection. There is a drawing of ships coming into San Francisco, a hot air balloon, a ship swept away by a stormy sea, and a train full of people.
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Object Name
sheet music
Geo. Willig Jr.
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 13 in x 10 in; 33.02 cm x 25.4 cm
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accession 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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