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

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television (M.C. file)

Sheet music, 1919.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1919 (Approximate)
Place: New York
Publisher: L. Feist
Edition: Operatic ed.
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Irene, 1919. Alice blue gown)
Topics
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1911-1920
Musicals
Genres
sheet music
Scores
Notes
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.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Funding: 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.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C174
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528548
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 526b2a00-c5ff-012f-2f1f-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

  • 1870: Creator Born
  • 1919: Issued
  • 1964: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alice blue gown" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1919. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ced79a8-9827-1173-e040-e00a180613b1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alice blue gown" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 22, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ced79a8-9827-1173-e040-e00a180613b1

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1919). Alice blue gown Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8ced79a8-9827-1173-e040-e00a180613b1

Wikipedia Citation

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Alice blue gown