O-hi-o : o-my!-o!

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O-hi-o : o-my!-o!
Additional title: Ohio
Yellen, Jack (Lyricist)
Jolson, Al. (d. 1950) (Lyricist)
Olman, Abe (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1920.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: Forster Music Pub.
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Midnight rounders, 1920)
Blackface entertainers
Sheet music
Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Additional lyrics on p. [6]

Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover photograph of Eddie Cantor, in blackface.

Content : Eddie Cantor with the Midnight Rounders--Cover.

Content : First line of chorus: Down by the O-hi-o, I've got the sweetest little O, My! O!

Content : First line of text: Girlies, slim and tall, girlies, plump and small.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : Includes alternate lyrics on p. [2]: O-hi-o, President Hardings's inaugural version / written by Al Jolson.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Jack Yellen ; music by Abe Olman.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14528469
UUID: 76091e20-c5ff-012f-0de2-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1920: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "O-hi-o : o-my!-o!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4fe3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "O-hi-o : o-my!-o!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4fe3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1920). O-hi-o : o-my!-o! Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4fe3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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O-hi-o : o-my!-o!