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Royce, Edward (1870-1964) (Director)
McCarthy, Joseph (1885-1943) (Lyricist)

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

Sheet music, 1919.

Dates / Origin
Place Term: New York
Publisher: L. Feist
Edition: Operatic ed.
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Irene, 1919)
Musical revues & comedies
Sheet music
Content : Caption title.

Content : First line of [chorus]: In my sweet little Alice Blue gown.

Content : First line of text: I once had a gown, it was almost new.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

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

Content : "Staged by Edward Royce"--Cover.

Content : "Vanderbilt Producing Co. presents Irene[,] a musical comedy by James Montgomery"--Cover.

Statement of Responsibility: Lyrics by Joseph McCarthy ; music by Harry Tierney.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14528548
UUID: 526b2a00-c5ff-012f-2f1f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1870: Creator Born
  • 1964: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alice blue gown" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ced79a8-9827-1173-e040-e00a180613b1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alice blue gown" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ced79a8-9827-1173-e040-e00a180613b1

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Alice blue gown