Circa 1920s Group of Song Sheets of The Welsh Society of Philadelphia, Jere Shaw, Lew Gordon, Philadelphia Music League & Music Bureau
(Americana - 20th Century - Community Singing - Songsheets - Philadelphia)

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Various, 1920. F (6) identified-origin song sheets and one anonymous; The Welsh Society of Philadelphia (4) pages, mostly printed double column, lyrics for 31 pieces including the March of the Men of Harlech (Yindlaith Gwyr Harlech), Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau (The Land of My Fathers), David of the White Rock and many other Welsh songs, along with American favorites, 6" x 9" approx. size; "Sing!" Old Fashioned Song Sheet printed for free distribution under the auspices of the Philadelphia Music League of 1437 Spruce Street, Phil, compliments of Strawbridge & Clothier, 34 songs, double column American favorites, Dinah, Keep the Home Fires Burning, Sweet Adeline, America, printed on light blue paper, 6" x 9" approx. size; "Sing!" Song Sheet printed for free distribution under the auspices of the Philadelphia Music Bureau Room No. 402 City Hall Annex, with permissions disclaimer, "Supplied by Strawbridge & Clothier for the furtherance of community singing", 41 songs, double column American favorites, 6" x 9" approx. size; "Sing!" Song Sheet printed for free distribution under the auspices of the Philadelphia Music Bureau Room No. 402 City Hall Annex, with permissions disclaimer, "Supplied by Strawbridge & Clothier for the furtherance of community singing", 40 songs, double column American favorites, slightly different listings from the previous version, 6" x 9" approx. size; Jere Shaw successor to Kraus & Shaw, Inc. Amusement Enterprises Suite 728 to 732 Real Estate Trust Bldg. Broad & Chestnut Sts., Phila. Vaudeville Entertainers, 18 songs, America, I've Got a Feeling I'm Falling, I Faw Down An' Go Boom, others, approx. 3 5/8" x 9" size, plain paper stock; Let me "Show" You Lew Gordon Entertainment Contractor Suite 307 Rush Bldg. 13 N. 13th Street Phil. Some We Can't Forget, 35 lyrics, printed boule column, including a type-outlined Bouquet of Choruses, She Wears a Yeller Ribbon, In the Evening by the Moonlight, Painting the Clouds with Sunshine, more, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" size; (with) an anonymously - printed songsheet of 29 pieces, Abide with Me!, Oh! How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning, Mandalay, Down in the Subway, more; 3" x 9" folded panels; a few pencil initials or notes; "song sheet" in pen on one; not dated, circa 1920s; some edge, tips wear and darkening to paper; in very good condition. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 24200)

$45.00

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