Gilbert, the filbert

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Wimperis, Arthur (1874-1953) (Lyricist)
Finck, Herman (1872-1939) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1914.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1914
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Girl from Utah, 1914)
Sanderson, Julia
Brian, Donald, 1877-1948
Cawthorn, Joseph, 1868-1949
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1911-1920
Sheet music
Content : "Charles Frohman presents The Girl from Utah"--Cover.

Content : "Song interpolations by Harry B. Smith and Jerome D. Kern"--Cover

Content : Cameo photographs of Julia Sanderson, Donald Brian, and Joseph Cawthorn on cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam torn.

Content : First line of chorus: Gilber, the Filbert, the Knut with a "K".

Content : First line of text: I am known around town as a fearful blood.

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 Arthur Wimperis ; music by Herman Finck.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14528528
UUID: f760ed70-c5fe-012f-1ff7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1914: Issued
  • 1953: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Gilbert, the filbert" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Gilbert, the filbert" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 7, 2015.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Gilbert, the filbert Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Gilbert, the filbert