To Miss Rose Kennedy, of New Orleans. Polka. Sea Serpent. Composed by M. Strakosch.
Ephemera. (Sea Serpent).
Folio, 34 cm. 8 pp. b/w cover lithograph.
This is a piece of sheet music with a wonderful full-page cover lithograph by B.W. Thayer Co. showing a sea serpent rising in Boston Harbor with the city in the background. There is a tape binder along the left side, and some staining on the right. No publication date, but Worldcat shows a date of 1850. It also shows that only two libraries hold copies. With 7 pages of music.