“Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight (for Her Daddy Over There)”
This sheet music is for the song “Just a Baby's Prayer at Twilight (for Her Daddy Over There).” The song was written by Sam M. Lewis and Joe Young, and the music was composed by M.K. Jerome. The sheet music was published by Waterson, Berlin and Snyder Co. of New York, New York in 1918. The cover features an illustration of a young girl kneeling on her bed in prayer, which is signed by Barbelle.
The cover art for this sheet music was made by American artist and designer Albert Wilfred Barbelle (1887-1957). With a prolific career spanning over forty years, Barbelle created cover art for sheet music and albums.
- Currently not on view
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
- Lewis, Sam M.
- Young, Joe
- Jerome, Maurice Kraus
- Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.
- publishing date
- Physical Description
- paper (overall material)
- ink (overall material)
- overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.29 cm x 26.67 cm
- Object Name
- sheet music