Object ID 003676
Object Name Break the News to Mother sheet music
Object Desc Sheet music with picture of soldiers overlayed on a picture of a drum on the front cover that says "Break the News to Mother by Chas. K. Harris".
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003294
General Category Printed Material
Category Sheet Music
Source Category Donation
Accession Date SEP 26,2015
Credit/Acknowledgement David Schmid
Location Piano exhibit
Object Date 1917
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Break the News to Mother,Chas. K. Harris,sheet music,
Title Break the News to Mother sheet music
Description / Abstract Song is about a soldier who sacrifices his life to save his country's flag.
Physical Description On the front cover is a picture of soldiers overlaid on a picture of a drum. The front reads "Break The News To Mother by Chas. K. Harris", with a blurb about the history of the song. The back has samples of other songs that Chas. K. Harris sold.
Spine / Label
Date SEP 27,2015
Assessor Julia Kunas
Notes Top corners have bite marks, possibly from mice. Edges are torn and worn.