“I Want to Be a Soldier Lady”

“I Want to Be a Soldier Lady”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “I Want to Be a Soldier Lady” from the musical drama, Sally in our Alley. The sheet music was published by Joseph W. Stern & Co. of New York City in 1902. The song’s lyrics were composed by George Hobart and the music was composed by Ludwig Englander. The cover features an illustration of the titular character leaning over a balcony and two inset photographs of Hobart and Englander above the title, and an inset photograph of Gracie Fields, the star of the show at the bottom of the cover. The cover’s illustration is signed by John Frew.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
date made
1902
publisher
Joseph W. Stern and Company
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
ID Number
1983.0424.061
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.061
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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