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Title: "Canadian Boat Song"

Accession Number: 2005.85.10
Category: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & SHEET MUSIC
Type: sheet music
Maker: Moore, Thomas; Arnold, Maurice; Duncombe, J.; West, W.
Place: England, London; Saint Lawrence
Date:
Materials: paper
Description: Sheet music, "Canadian Boat Song"; "The Favorite/ CANADIAN BOAT SONG,/ Newly Arranged for/ THREE VOICES,/ with an Accompaniment for the / Piano forte,/ BY W. WEST"; words (unascribed) by Irish poet Thomas Moore (1779-1852); music (unascribed) by Maurice Arnold; published London by J. Duncombe; title block in various typefaces and scrolls; 2 pages. The poetry is from "The Canadian Boat Song. Written on the River St. Lawrence" by Thomas Moore, resulting from his North American travels during 1803-04.

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