"The Ballad of the Green Beret"

"The Ballad of the Green Beret"

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This sheet music is for the song "The Ballad of the Green Berets," with words and music by Barry Sadler and Robin Moore. It was published by Cimino Publications Inc. in New York, New York in 1963. This song, popular in 1966, praised the Green Berets' work in Vietnam, at about the time when the public response to American participation in the war began to include radical opposition.
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Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
date made
music publisher
Cimino Publications, Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 24.13 cm
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accession number
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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