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Miscellaneous: Sheet Music, 1876, 1894

 File — Oversize_Box: 4, Folder: 4

Scope and Contents

Two copies of sheet music, possibly for the piano, set to Algernon Charles Swinburne's verse.

"Love At Sea," with music by Paul Mariet and dated 1876, published by S. Brainard's Sons, 20 East 17th Street, New York City. The music is dedicated to Eugene Clark.

"Butterflies" with music composed by Felix Corbett, sung by Evangeline Florence, dated 1894, published by Boosey and Co, 9 East Seventeenth Street, New York and 295 Regent Street, London, England. The name "Helen Briggs" is written in cursive across the front page. "Egge & Heard, The Music Center" is stamped in red across the bottom. Pages are separating.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1876, 1894


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From the Collection: 2.25 Linear Feet



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