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Catalog Number 10321-56
Title Sheet Music, Nebraska, an Ode to the Sower; L. Revenna Renner, Lincoln, NE
Object Name Music, Sheet
Description Sheet music for "Nebraska: An Ode to the Sower" by L. Revenna Renner. Price 50 cents. Off-white paper with black music and text and brown text and imagery on front cover. Front cover features drawings of the sower from the state capitol (although he's fully clothed here) along with city and country landscapes, hay bales, and a covered wagon being led by a team of oxen. On page three, below the music, it reads: "A Nebraska State Song dedicated to native Nebraskans, and to the pioneers of the state who have recollections of it in its crude and uncultivated prime. It is a song approriated for use in the public schools and for various organizations at patriotic, and other gatherings." Beneath that it reads: "Rayner, Dalheim & Co., Music Printers, Chicago."
Date 1944
Culture Nebraska
Material Paper, Ink
Artist Renner, L. Revenna
Place of Origin USA: Nebraska (Lancaster), Lincoln
Height (in) 12
Width (in) 9
Credit line L. Revenna Renner, Lincoln (Lancaster), Nebraska
Collection Renner, L. Revenna