Snap your fingers and away you go

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Title
Snap your fingers and away you go
Names
Jerome, William (1865-1932) (Lyricist)
Buck, Gene (Illustrator)
Von Tilzer, Harry (1872-1946) (Composer)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place: New York
Publisher: H. Von Tilzer
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-349
Topics
Blackface entertainers
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content: As introduced by Al Jolson at the Winter Garden--Cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by Gene Buck.
Content: Cover photograph of Al Jolson, in blackface.
Content: First line of chorus: Snap your fingers and away you go.
Content: First line of text: Oh, honey, honey, oh, honey, honey, that sure is some band.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by William Jerome ; music by Harry Von Tilzer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-C104
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693464
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57bb5250-c642-012f-3dca-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1912: Created
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Snap your fingers and away you go" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-cacb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Snap your fingers and away you go" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-cacb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1912). Snap your fingers and away you go Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-cacb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Snap your fingers and away you go