This sheet music is for the song “The Storm Polka,” composed by Anton Wallerstein. The George Willig Jr. Company of Baltimore, Maryland published the sheet music in the late 19th century. The cover has illustrations of each of the “Four Polkas” in this collection. There is a drawing of ships coming into San Francisco, a hot air balloon, a ship swept away by a stormy sea, and a train full of people.
National Museum of American History
Location: Currently not on view
publisher: Geo. Willig Jr.
ID Number: 1983.0424.124
accession number: 1983.0424
catalog number: 1983.0424.124
Physical Description: paper (overall material)
Physical Description: ink (overall material)
Measurements: overall: 13 in x 10 in; 33.02 cm x 25.4 cm
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place made: United States: Maryland, Baltimore