Where the bamboo babies grow

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Where the bamboo babies grow
Additional title: Make it snappy. Where the bamboo babies grow. Vocal score.
Wohlman, Sol (Illustrator)
Brown, Lew (Lyricist)
Donaldson, Walter (1893-1947) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1922.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1922
Place: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Make it snappy, 1922)
Sheet music
Content: As successfully introduced by Eddie Cantor in Messrs. Lee and J.J. Shuberts' production 'Make it Snappy'--Cover.
Content: Cameo half-body portrait of Eddie Cantor, upper left quadrant of cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Center seam and some edges torn.
Content: Cover illustrated by Wohlman.
Content: First line of chorus: Gee! But it's great in the land where the bamboo babies grow.
Content: First line of text: Sailor Bill McCann was a handsome sailor man.
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 Lew Brown ; music by Walter Donaldson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14533116
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e9da9ea0-c5ff-012f-a9f6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1922: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Where the bamboo babies grow" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1922. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7091acd4-da26-4f96-e040-e00a18062fc4

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Where the bamboo babies grow" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7091acd4-da26-4f96-e040-e00a18062fc4

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1922). Where the bamboo babies grow Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7091acd4-da26-4f96-e040-e00a18062fc4

Wikipedia Citation

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Where the bamboo babies grow