Shine on, harvest moon

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Shine on, harvest moon
Additional title: Ziegfeld follies of 1908.
Norworth, Jack (Lyricist)
Bayes, Nora (1880-1928) (Composer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1908
Place: New York
Publisher: J. H. Remick
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 98-108
Bayes, Nora, 1880-1928
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover photograph of Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth.
Content: First line of chorus: Oh, shine on, harvest moon, up in the sky.
Content: First line of text: Night was mighty dark so you could hardly see.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Sung by Nora Bayes and Jack Norworth in 'The Follies of 1908'--Cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by Jack Norworth ; music by Nora Bayes-Norworth.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14326400
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 54524770-c642-012f-9b54-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Shine on, harvest moon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Shine on, harvest moon" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1908). Shine on, harvest moon Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Shine on, harvest moon