“I'm Glad I Can Make You Cry” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “I'm Glad I Can Make You Cry.” The song was written and composed by Charles R. McCarron and Carey Morgan and the sheet music was published by Jos. W. Stern and Company of New York, New York in 1918. The blue cover features a central photograph of Alice Joyce and Evart Overton, two stars of the movie studio Vitagraph Company of America. There is a circular image of Gus Hill in the lower left that reads “introduced in Gus Hill’s Minstrels.” On the right is a circular inset image of lyric tenor Fred Freddy, who sang the song in vaudeville shows.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1918
composer
Morgan, Carey
McCarron, Charles R.
publisher
Joseph W. Stern and Company
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1983.0313.04
accession number
1983.0313
catalog number
1983.0313.04
subject
Music
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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