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Our home town
Additional title: Ziegfeld follies of 1921.
Additional title: Ziegfeld follies. Our home town. Vocal score.
MacDonald, Ballard (1882-1935) (Lyricist)
Wohlman, Sol (Illustrator)
Carroll, Harry (1892-1962) (Composer)
Royce, Edward (1870-1964) (Director)

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

Sheet music, 1921.

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1921
Place: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Ziegfeld follies, 1921)
Sheet music
Content: Cover illustrated by Wohlman.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Covers separated.
Content: F Ziegfeld Jr. presents Ziegfeld Follies of 1921--Cover.
Content: First line of chorus: Broadway's a plain street compared to our Main Street.
Content: First line of text: My home's 'way down in the Hampshire hills.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Staged by Edward Royce--Cover.
Content: Sung by [Gus] Van & [Joseph] Schenck--Cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Ballard McDonald ; music by Harry Carroll.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14535762
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9acf9870-c5ff-012f-743b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Creator Born
  • 1921: Copyright date
  • 1935: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Our home town