The land of "Let's pretend"

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Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Kern, Jerome (1885-1945) (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: T.B. Harms & 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 : "Sung by Julia Sanderson, Donald Brian and Joseph Cawthorne"--Printed above title.

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

Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam torn.

Content : First line of text: Tonight we take you for awhile.

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 Harry B. Smith ; music by Jerome Kern.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14528525
UUID: f914a010-c5fe-012f-9a5c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1914: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The land of "Let's pretend"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The land of "Let's pretend"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 4, 2015.

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The land of "Let's pretend"