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Place of creation


0.2 cm (5 pages).

Scope and content

Printed musical scores prefaced by an elaborate title page inscribed "The Elgin Polkas / for the piano forte, / composed and most respectfully dedicated, / with permission, / to His Excellency, / The Earl of Elgin, / by / J.C. Van Maanen. Montreal, published by Mead, Brothers & Co. / ... Printed by Lovell & Gibson...." The scores for Polka No. 1 and Nlo. 2 each occupy two pages.

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Exhibitions note
Exhibited in 2003 at Rideau Hall (Ottawa) and La Citadelle (Québec) in "Culture and Democracy / Culture et Démocratie"