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Alice blue gown
Additional title: Irene. Alice blue gown. Vocal score.
Royce, Edward (1870-1964) (Director)
McCarthy, Joseph (1885-1943) (Lyricist)

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

Sheet music, 1919.

Dates / Origin
Place: New York
Publisher: L. Feist
Edition: Operatic ed.
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Irene, 1919)
Musical revues & comedies
Sheet music
Content: Caption title.
Content: First line of [chorus]: In my sweet little Alice Blue gown.
Content: First line of text: I once had a gown, it was almost new.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: "Staged by Edward Royce"--Cover.
Content: "Vanderbilt Producing Co. presents Irene[,] a musical comedy by James Montgomery"--Cover.
Statement of responsibility: lyrics by Joseph McCarthy ; music by Harry Tierney.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528548
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 526b2a00-c5ff-012f-2f1f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1870: Creator Born
  • 1964: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Alice blue gown