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Sheet Music


Title: A Folk Un A Heym -- אַ פֿאָלק אָן אַ היים
Author: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Composer: Smulewitz, Solomon -- שמוליװטש, שלמה
Genre: Theater/Maskilic/Zionist/Lament
Subject: Homeland/Return/Persecution/Pogroms/Supplication
Folder: 275
Series: 4
Arranged for: Voice/Piano
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: A. Teres Music Deal
Publisher address: 159 Delancey St. New York, NY
Date: 1921
Provenance: Schper-Rosenthal Sheet Music Collection, Gift of Faye & Jerry Rosenthal
Mel & Shrifra Gold Project, NYBC Catlg #: 63
First line: Akh, un a heym tsu shpot un shand…
First line (Yiddish): אַך אָן אַ היים צו שפּאָט און שאַנד, צוגעדריקט גרויזאַם פֿון דער שונאס האַנד,
Notes: Black lettering, English/Yiddish. Small oval photo insert of Solomon Small (Smulewitz). Catalog of celebrated Jewish Music on front cover. Also on front cover, "The Sweetest Waltz ever published". Back cover includes first music line of six songs with prices 20 cents to 25 cents.

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