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Title: "When the Moonbeam"

Accession Number: 2005.85.1
Category: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & SHEET MUSIC
Type: sheet music
Maker: Wreford, J. R. (Rev.); Philips, Austin; G.W. Lewis Co.; Atwill
Place: USA, NY, New York; USA, OH, Cincinnati
Date: 1833 - 1849
Materials: paper
Description: Sheet music, "When the Moonbeam", "Songs of the Sea" series No. 2; poetry by Reverend J.R. Wreford; music by Austin Philips; published New York by Atwill, circa 1833-1849; cover lithograph by G.W. Lewis, pink border of nautical motifs around blue illustration of frigate at sea; embossed at bottom "W.R.BAYLEY./ PUBLISHER/ CINCINNATI, O."; 4 pages. Near duplicate of 2005.85.2 and 2001.9.13.

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