Alfred E. Smith Memorial Album
Leather, paper, vinyl
Overall: 10 1/4 x 12 in. ( 26 x 30.5 cm )
Alfred E. Smith memorial record album with tooled leather presentation cover, 4 vinyl 78 RPM records with songs selected by four intimate friends of the former Governor: actor and producer Eddie Dowling, Variety editor Abel Green, Gene Buck, and comedian Eddie Cantor; dedication written by former mayor James J. Walker. Songs include "The Bowery," "Take Me Back to New York Town," and "The Sidewalks of New York."
Gift of Edward Francis and Ruth Coffey
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