The schoolhouse blues

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The schoolhouse blues
Additional title: Music box revue. Schoolhouse blues. Vocal score.
Ramos Rodríguez, Manuel (1931-) (Illustrator)
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1921.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1921
Place: New York
Publisher: I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Music box revue, 1921)
Sheet music
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by Bolin.
Content: First line of chorus: Schoolhouse blues.
Content: First line of text: Hookey, hookey.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Library's copy has pencilled notes on some pages. Center seam torn and repaired with tape; edges frayed.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Staged by Hassard Short--Cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14533122
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a2e2a540-c5ff-012f-8f9c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1921: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The schoolhouse blues" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1921.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The schoolhouse blues" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016.

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The schoolhouse blues