“Little Mother”

“Little Mother”

Description (Brief)
This sheet music for the song "Little Mother" was by Erno Rapee and Lew Pollack. The music was published by Sherman, Clay and Company of San Francisco, California in 1907. The cover has a purple background with a photograph of a woman sitting by a spinning wheel thinking of her four sons. Subtitled “Mütterchen,” the song is a lullaby waltz from the William Fox production of “Four Sons.” The lower left hand corner has a picture of Miss Florence Rogge, who featured the song in her vaudeville act.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
Date made
1928
performer
Rogge, Florence
composer
Rapee, Erno
Pollack, Lew
publisher
Sherman, Clay and Co.
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1982.0439.49
catalog number
1982.0439.49
accession number
1982.0439
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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