Society bear

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Society bear
Additional title: That society bear
Buck, Gene (Illustrator)
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place: New York
Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-362
Songs with piano
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: As sung at the Winter Garden by Stella Mayhew--Printed to the right of cover photograph of Mayhew.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by Gene Buck.
Content: First line of chorus: Doint that society bear.
Content: First line of text: Millionaires, so the papers tell, learned a dance that we all know well.
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 and music] by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693445
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 585fbcb0-c642-012f-419b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Society bear" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Society bear" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 19, 2017.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1912). Society bear Retrieved from

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Society bear