I'm gonna pin my medal on the girl I left behind

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Names
Barbelle (1888-1957) (Illustrator)
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)
Collection

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

Sheet music, 1918.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1918
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Ziegfeld follies, 1918)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Content : All edges seriously frayed and torn; center seam torn and repaired with tape.

Content : As sung by Frank Carter in Ziegfeld Follies, 1918--Cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover illustrated by Barbelle.

Content : Cover photograph of Frank Carter.

Content : First line of chorus: I'm gonna pin my medal on the girl I left behind.

Content : First line of text: "Over there" in France, in a big advance, little Johnny stood the test.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Statement of Responsibility: [words and music] by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG99-C411
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14535722
UUID: 48f09950-c5ff-012f-e315-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1918: Created
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm gonna pin my medal on the girl I left behind" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1918. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-51fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm gonna pin my medal on the girl I left behind" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-51fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1918). I'm gonna pin my medal on the girl I left behind Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-51fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I'm gonna pin my medal on the girl I left behind