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Title: "The Song of the Seabees"

Accession Number: 2006.59.43
Category: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & SHEET MUSIC
Type: sheet music
Maker: Lewis, Sam M.; De Rose, Peter; Robbins Music Corporation
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1942
Materials: paper
Description: Sheet music, "The Song of the Seabees"; words by Sam M. Lewis; music by Peter de Rose; printed by Robbins Music Corp., New York, for distribution by United States Navy Bureau of Yards and Docks, copyright 1942; "Dedicated to the SEABEES/ Construction and Fighting Men/ of the UNITED STATES NAVY"; cover cartoon color illustration of bee wearing sailor hat and holding tools, war bonds solicitation at right, Seabees insignia lower left; handwritten in ink below title "Compliments Chief Ship Fitter/ James Edward Sullivan C.S.F./ Chief platoon/ 81st Battalion/ NCTC Camp Peary/ Williamsburg Va."; World War II; 2 pages.

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