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 Colonial Manuscript Tunebook - Monmouth County, New Jersey - 1795


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Tunebook entitled "Ann Forman's Book April 6th 1795."  Ann Forman was born in Monmouth Co., New Jersey, on 14 January 1779. So she would have been 16 years old when the tunebook was written.  It was probably made for use in a singing school.  It is unsigned.  Measures approximately 4 1/2" X 7 3/4". There are 28 pages of music, plus 2 pages of index and a flyleaf on which the tunebook title is written. The covers consist of thick, stiff paper.