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Tierney, Harry (1890-1965) (Composer)
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
Date Issued: 1919
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Leo. Feist
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Irene, 1919)
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1911-1920
Montgomery, James, 1882-1966
Day, Edith, 1896-1971
Sheet music
Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam torn; edges frayed and torn.

Content : Cover portrait of Edith Day in the title role.

Content : First line of refrain: There's a castle in our dreams.

Content : First line of text: We build our castles in the air.

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) : b14528547
UUID: 542a6170-c5ff-012f-9705-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Creator Born
  • 1919: Issued
  • 1965: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Castle of dreams" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1919. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-725a-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Castle of dreams" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-725a-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1919). Castle of dreams Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-725a-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

Wikipedia Citation

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Castle of dreams