Show us how to do the fox trot

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Title
Show us how to do the fox trot
Additional title: Watch your step. Show us how to do the fox trot. Vocal score.
Names
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)
Collection

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

Sheet music, 1914.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1914
Place: New York
Publisher: I. Berlin
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Watch your step, 1914)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: First line of chorus: Dancing teacher, show us how to do the fox trot.
Content: First line of text: Dancing teacher, give us a chance.
Content: For voices and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Sung by the "Boys [and] Mrs. Castle" in the musical, Watch your step.
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. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG98-C147
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528447
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0151a0d0-c5ff-012f-1f94-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1914: Created
  • 1989: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Show us how to do the fox trot" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f7d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Show us how to do the fox trot" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 29, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f7d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Show us how to do the fox trot Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f7d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Show us how to do the fox trot