O-hi-o : o-my!-o!

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O-hi-o : o-my!-o!
Additional title: Ohio
Yellen, Jack (Lyricist)
Jolson, Al. (d. 1950) (Lyricist)
Olman, Abe (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1920.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920
Place: Chicago
Publisher: Forster Music Pub.
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Midnight rounders, 1920)
Blackface entertainers
sheet music
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Additional lyrics on p. [6]
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover photograph of Eddie Cantor, in blackface.
Content: Eddie Cantor with the Midnight Rounders--Cover.
Content: First line of chorus: Down by the O-hi-o, I've got the sweetest little O, My! O!
Content: First line of text: Girlies, slim and tall, girlies, plump and small.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Includes alternate lyrics on p. [2]: O-hi-o, President Hardings's inaugural version / written by Al Jolson.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by Jack Yellen ; music by Abe Olman.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528469
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 76091e20-c5ff-012f-0de2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1920: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "O-hi-o : o-my!-o!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4fe3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "O-hi-o : o-my!-o!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 20, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4fe3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1920). O-hi-o : o-my!-o! Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4fe3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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