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"So Long, Mother"

"So Long, Mother"

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “So Long, Mother,” with lyrics by Raymond Egan and Gus Kahn and music by Egbert Van Alstyne. It was published by Jerome H. Remick and Company of New York and Detroit in 1917. 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
Object Type
Sheet Music
date made
1917
depicted (sitter)
Jolson, Al
maker
Jerome H. Remick & Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 in x 9 1/2 in; 33.02 cm x 24.13 cm
ID Number
1984.0458.17
accession number
1984.0458
catalog number
1984.0458.17
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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