“Wah! Hoo!” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Wah! Hoo!” that was written and composed by Cliff Friend. The Crawford Music Corporation of New York City published this sheet music in 1936. The yellow and black cover features an illustration of a cowboy riding a bucking horse, and an inset photograph of Eddie Davis who featured the song at the New York City club “Leon & Eddies.”Eddie Davis and Leon Enken opened the club as a speakeasy in 1928 with Davis as the main entertainment.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1936
publisher
Crawford Music Corporation
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1983.0424.175
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.175
subject
Music & Musical Instruments
Music
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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