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Shimmee baby : song
Additional title: George White's Scandals of 1919.
Additional title: George White's scandals, 1919. Shimmee baby. Vocal score.
Jackson, Arthur J., lyricist (Lyricist)
Whiting, Richard A. (1891-1938) (Composer)

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1919.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1919
Place Term: New York
Publisher: J.H. Remick
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (George White's scandals, 1919)
Sheet music
Content : Caption title.

Content : First line of chorus: I'm just a shimmee baby.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : George White's Scandals of 1919, A Modern Musical Revue--Cover.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Lyric by Arthur J. Jackson ; music by Richard A. Whiting.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14527958
UUID: 5ded9a00-c5ff-012f-7907-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1919: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Shimmee baby : song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1919.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Shimmee baby : song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 12, 2016.

APA Format

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Shimmee baby : song