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I hail from Cairo
Additional title: Sinbad. I hail from Cairo. Vocal score.
Edwards, Edward B. (Edward Bartholomew) (1873-1948) (Illustrator)
Atteridge, Harold Richard (1886-1938) (Lyricist)
Romberg, Sigmund (1887-1951) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1918.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1918
Place Term: New York
Publisher: G. Schirmer
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Sinbad, 1918)
Cairo (Ill.)
Sheet music
Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover illustrated by Edward Edwards.

Content : Covers separated; edges frayed.

Content : First line of chorus: I hail from Cairo, the land of joy.

Content : First line of text: In an Oriental setting.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : From the Winter Garden's latest extravaganza, Sinbad, with Al Jolson--Cover.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Lyrics by Harold Atteridge : music by Sigmund Romberg.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14533217
UUID: 4838a6d0-c5ff-012f-c7ad-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1873: Creator Born
  • 1918: Created
  • 1948: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I hail from Cairo" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1918. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-50d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I hail from Cairo" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-50d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1918). I hail from Cairo Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-50d6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I hail from Cairo