"April Showers"

"April Showers"

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Description
This sheet music is for the song “April Showers,” with Lyrics by B. D. DeSylva and music by Louis Silvers. It was published by Sunshine Music Company, Inc. in New York, New York in 1921. This song was featured in the Broadway musical Bombo, with book and lyrics by Harold R. Atteridge and music by Sigmund Romberg, which opened on October 6, 1921 at the Jolson Theatre and starred Al Jolson and Janet Adair. There is an image of American singer, comedian, and actor Al Jolson (1886-1950) on the cover.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
publishing date
1921
depicted (sitter)
Jolson, Al
publisher
Sunshine Music Co., Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 8 in; 30.48 cm x 20.32 cm
ID Number
1984.0458.04
accession number
1984.0458
catalog number
1984.0458.04
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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