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Additional title: George White's scandals, 1922. Argentina. Vocal score
Gershwin, George (1898-1937) (Composer)
De Sylva, B. G. (Buddy Gard) (1896-1950) (Lyricist)

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

Sheet music, 1922.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1922
Place: New York
Publisher: Harms
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (George White's scandals, 1922)
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1921-1930
White, George, 1890-1968
Sheet music
Content: First line of refrain: Argentina (She of midnight eyes)
Content: First line of text: 'Twas midnight in a dance hall in far Argentine.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Some edges torn.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: "Book by Andy Rice & George White"--Cover
Content: "Entire production staged by George White [and] scenes by The Law Studios from sketches by John Wenger"--Cover.
Content: "Fourth annual production"--Cover.
Content: Caption title.
Statement of responsibility: words by B. G. De Sylva ; music by George Gershwin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528510
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b01404b0-c5ff-012f-50af-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Creator Born
  • 1922: Issued
  • 1937: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Argentina" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1922.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Argentina" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 16, 2018.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1922). Argentina Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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