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Catalog Number 1991.29.2
Object Name Music, Sheet
Title "Goodbye Mavourneen" by Thomas Westendorf ; & "You'll Miss Your Mother When She's Gone" by T. B. Kelley
Description Sheet Music for "Good Bye, Mavourneen" and "You'll Miss Your Mother When She's Gone!" Off-white sheet of paper with printed black lettering and illustrations. Folded in half to form four page booklet. Front cover lists the songs as well as advertises the place where it was sold - "The Golden Lion, Guelph". At the top of the page under the store's name is an illustration of a male lion lying down with its head facing towards the reader. The center pages are the music and lyrics for Good Bye, Mavourneen, Words and Music by Thos. D. Westendorf; and "You'll Miss Your Mother When She's Gone", words by Geo. Cooper and music by T.B. Kelley. The back page is an advertisement for J.D. Williamson & Co., Guelph, Ont. At the top of the back page is a sketch of the building that houses The Lion and J.D. Williamson & Co." While there is no date, the inclusion of horses and carriages in front of the stores indicates that it is likely sometime in the latter part of the nineteenth century.
No. of pages: 4
People Kelley, T.B.
Westendorf, Thomas
Cooper, George
Search Terms Golden Lion
Williamson (J.D.) and Company
Subjects ARTS - MUSIC
COMMERCIAL - MUSIC
ADVERTISEMENT
ARCHITECTURE - STOREFRONT
COMMERCIAL - DRY GOODS
TRANSPORTATION - CARRIAGES
ANIMALS - HORSES
Dimensions 36.7 x 26.5 cm. - L x W