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Gilbert, the filbert
Additional title: Girl from Utah. Gilbert, the filbert. Vocal score
Wimperis, Arthur, 1874-1953 (Lyricist)
Finck, Herman, 1872-1939 (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1914.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1914
Place: New York
Publisher: Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Girl from Utah, 1914)
Sanderson, Julia
Brian, Donald, 1877-1948
Cawthorn, Joseph, 1868-1949
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1911-1920
sheet music
Content: "Charles Frohman presents The Girl from Utah"--Cover.
Content: "Song interpolations by Harry B. Smith and Jerome D. Kern"--Cover
Content: Cameo photographs of Julia Sanderson, Donald Brian, and Joseph Cawthorn on cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: First line of chorus: Gilber, the Filbert, the Knut with a "K".
Content: First line of text: I am known around town as a fearful blood.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur Wimperis ; music by Herman Finck.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 34 cm.
Center seam torn.
Type of Resource
Notated music
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528528
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f760ed70-c5fe-012f-1ff7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1914: Issued
  • 1953: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Gilbert, the filbert" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Gilbert, the filbert" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 11, 2021.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Gilbert, the filbert Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Gilbert, the filbert