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"We're for You Mister Smith"

"We're for You Mister Smith"

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This sheet music is for the song “We’re for You Mister Smith,” with words by N. P. Beck and music by Gene Rautenberg. It was published by Music Arranging Bureau in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1928. The cover features an image of Alfred Emanuel Smith (1873–1944), an American politician who served as Governor of New York from 1919–1928.
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Object Name
sheet music
publishing date
Music Arranging Bureau
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Roger B. White
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National Museum of American History
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