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The Sleepy Town Express, c.1770-1959 (print)

The Sleepy Town Express, c.1770-1959 (print)


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The Sleepy Town Express, c.1770-1959 (print)

3673329 The Sleepy Town Express, c.1770-1959 (print) by Leo Feist, Inc. (1897-1934); Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois, USA; (add.info.: James Francis Driscoll collection of historical American sheet music, ca 1770-1959, Series 9: Communication and Transportation, n.d. Box 208
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by Gillespie, Haven, 1888-1975
New York: Leo Feist Inc.); © Newberry Library

Media ID 33092392

© © Newberry Library / Bridgeman Images

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The Sleepy Town Express, c. 1770-1959

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is a captivating print that takes us on a nostalgic journey through time. Captured by Leo Feist, Inc. , this artwork is part of the James Francis Driscoll collection of historical American sheet music at the Newberry Library in Chicago. The image showcases the cover art by Gillespie Haven, depicting a whimsical scene from early to mid-20th century America. It evokes feelings of innocence and wonder as we see children gathered around, singing songs and nursery rhymes while being serenaded by a musical cat. The Sleepy Town Express transports us back to an era when railways were the lifeline connecting towns and cities across the United States. The train rail stretches into the distance, symbolizing progress and adventure. This print captures not only a moment in history but also reflects the spirit of American culture during that time. It reminds us of simpler times when children found joy in simple pleasures like singing together and playing with their beloved pets. As we admire this artwork, we are reminded of our shared heritage as Americans and how music has always been an integral part of our lives. The image invites us to embrace nostalgia while appreciating the beauty and charm of everyday moments from years gone by. Bridgeman Images has preserved this remarkable piece for future generations to enjoy, allowing us to connect with our past through visual storytelling.

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