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Title: "When the Moonbeam"

Accession Number: 2005.85.2
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
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, brown border of nautical motifs around blue illustration of frigate at sea; pencil pagination evidently from forerly having been bound; 4 pages. Near duplicate of 2005.85.1 and 2001.9.13.

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