Art and Music

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Hubert Vos (NL): Kolomona: Hawaiian Musician (NL 1898)
(S. The Century Magazine LX:2 [1900:06], 166)


Aaron Copland: Ukulele Serenade (US 1926)
(S. Pollack, Howard: Aaron Copland: The Life and Work of an Uncommon Man. University of Illinois Press 1999, 137)

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Charles H. Towne: Boys' Life (USA 1935:08)
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Fukaya Mihoko 深谷美保子: Girl with Violin (in Shōjo no Tomo) (J 1903–1937)
Mizufune Rokushū 水船六洲 (1912–1980): Woman with Ukulele (J 1936)
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Andō Gunji 安藤軍治: Woman with Ukulele ウクレレを持つ女 (J 1943)
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Micky Maus Cover (D 1976:04:24)

Takahashi Rumiko 高橋留美子: Ranma 1/2 (J 1986–1997)
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Katsura Takurō 桂卓郎: Woman with Ukulele ウクレレを持つ女 (J 2009)
001.jpg Noelle Gibbons: Me playing Ukulele (USA 2011)
002.jpg Rob Rey: Ukulele (USA 2014)

Here you will find posters and cover pages of old score with Ukulele music or reference to the ukulele, mostly of American origin.

Historic Posters

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Go U Northwestern (1913)
Song of Northwestern University (Es6)
(Unlikely early. Probably later reprint with newly added ukulele accompaniment.)
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Li'l Liza Jane (1916)
Boy Scouts with Ukuleles
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I Can Hear The Ukukeles Calling Me (1916)
Dreamy girl under the palm trees
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When Old Bill Bailey Plays The Ukulele (1916)
Racist and anti-feminist
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Yaddie Kaddie Kiddie Kaddie Koo (1916)
Cupids with ukuleles accompany sexual harassment
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My Honolulu Ukulele Baby (1916)
Man and woman under palm tree
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Macaroni Joe (1917)
Ukulele and harp (of course only on the cover picture)!
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It's A Long Way to Dear Old Broadway (1918)
Soldiers in World War I with ukulele
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Broken Moon (1921)
Clown with strange ukulele
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It Ain't Gonna Rain No Mo'
Wendell Halls top hit (D6) (1923)
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Say It With A Ukulele (1923)
The other top hit of 1923 by Art Conrad
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Hula Lou (1924)
Girl with ukulele under palm tree
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Ukulele Lady (1925)
Elegant brown-skinned woman in front of palm trees
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Under The Ukulele Tree (1926)
Hula dancer and young man with ukulele under palm tree
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O How She Could Play A Ukulele (1926)
Wild young woman surrounded by men
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In my Aeroplane (That's built for two) (1927)
Airplane with loving couple
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Felix the Cat
Felix the Cat with Ukulele (D6) (1928)
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I'll Fly to Hawaii (1929)
Hawaiian woman under palm tree at dusk; airplane is approaching
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Help Yourself to Happiness
Probably the most erotic ukulele poster ever! (D6) (1931)