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Ramos Rodríguez, Manuel (1931-) (Illustrator)
Grant, Charles N. (1887-1937) (Arranger)
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 Term: New York
Publisher: I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Music box revue, 1921)
Sheet music
Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam torn.

Content : Cover illustrated by Bolin.

Content : First line of chorus: Strings of tear drops.

Content : First line of text: "Pearls mean tears" is a saying old.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Staged by Hazzard[sic] Short--Cover.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Irving Berlin ; arr. by Charles N. Grant.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14533120
UUID: 946ba640-c5ff-012f-ea4d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1921: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Legend of the pearls" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1921. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6e32ea51-3ea9-e6ac-e040-e00a180612c4

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Legend of the pearls" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6e32ea51-3ea9-e6ac-e040-e00a180612c4

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1921). Legend of the pearls Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6e32ea51-3ea9-e6ac-e040-e00a180612c4

Wikipedia Citation

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Legend of the pearls