Skip to content

Search Collections

Scenes of happiness

MS007.01.17.06 (RS25822)

Description

Cover depicts men and women cutting and pitching hay in a field. A windmill is in the background. A gentleman (presumably the landowner) assists a woman riding sidesaddle on a horse in the foreground.

You can find this within:

Details

Collection Name
Barrett family papers
Collection Code
MS007
Dates
1859
Physical Description
1 print : lithograph
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Sheet music project number: SMHNE103
GUSN
191436
Reference Code
MS007.01.17.06

Record details

Originator
Root, George F. (Composer)
Root, George F. (Lyricist)
Descriptive Terms
cantatas
laborers
Material Type
prints (visual works)
sheet music
Subjects
Sidesaddle riding
pastoral scenes
Notes
"Selections from the Operatic Cantata of The Haymakers."
Included in the Sheet Music Images Database.
Pastoral scenes
Publisher
J.R. Miller & Oliver Ditson (Firm)
Place of Publication
Boston, Mass.
Location Note
Barrett Family Papers. Sheet Music of Geo. R. Barrett (Bound, Vol. 5)

Comments