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Bumble bee
Additional title: Ziegfeld follies of 1911.
Additional title: Ziegfeld follies. Bumble bee. Vocal score.
Havez, Jean (1874-1925) (Lyricist)
Mayer, Henry (1868-1954) (Illustrator)
Blyler, James (Composer)
Donnelly, Arthur (Lyricist)

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

Sheet music, 1911.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1911
Place Term: New York
Publisher: J.H. Remick
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Ziegfeld follies, 1911)
Sheet music
Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover illustrated by Hy Mayer.

Content : Covers separated; edges frayed and torn.

Content : First line of chorus: Bumble bee, 'mong the tulips and roses.

Content : First line of text: Oh! sweet, there's a fact I'll have to mention.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : Jardin de Paris, atop New York Theatre--Cover.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Havez & Donnelly ; music by James Blyler.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14533225
UUID: d68ebf90-c5fe-012f-0922-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1911: Created
  • 1925: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Bumble bee" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1911.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Bumble bee" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 10, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1911). Bumble bee Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Bumble bee