Take a little wife

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Take a little wife
Additional title: Music box revue. Take a little wife. Vocal score.
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1922.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1922
Place: New York
Publisher: I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Music box revue, 1922)
Sheet music
Content: Caption title.
Content: First line of chorus: Take a little wife.
Content: First line of text: Parson Brown was preaching.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Rose symbol on cover.
Content: Sam H. Harris presents Irving Berlin's second annual Music Box Revue 1922-23--Cover.
Content: Staged by Hassard Short--Cover.
Content: Center seam repaired with tape.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: [words and music] by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (5 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14533178
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1317200-c5ff-012f-60cc-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1922: Created
  • 1989: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take a little wife" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1922. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7091b7dd-138d-14d2-e040-e00a18062f20

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take a little wife" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7091b7dd-138d-14d2-e040-e00a18062f20

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1922). Take a little wife Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7091b7dd-138d-14d2-e040-e00a18062f20

Wikipedia Citation

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Take a little wife