This sheet music is for the song “When the Angelus Is Ringing” that was written and composed by Joe Young and Bert Grant. The Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Company of New York City published this sheet music in 1914. The cover features an illustration of a man and woman sitting on a wicker bench on a veranda overlooking a sunset. There is an inset photograph of Clifton Lyons on the lower left of the cover, who would have featured and performed the song during vaudeville shows.
National Museum of American History
Location: Currently not on view
publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.
ID Number: 1983.0424.160
accession number: 1983.0424
catalog number: 1983.0424.160
date made: 1914
Physical Description: paper (overall material)
Physical Description: ink (overall material)
Measurements: overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm
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place made: United States: New York, New York