"I'm Alone Because I Love You"


This sheet music is for the song, “I’m Alone Because I Love You,” with words and music by Joe Young. It was published by M. Witmark and Sons in New York, New York in 1930. There is an image of American singer, musician, actor, and radio host Rudy Vallée, who featured this song.

Publishing Date: 1930

Depicted (Sitter): Vallee, RudyPublisher: M. Witmark & Sons

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York

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Credit Line: Gift of Susan Ostroff

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1987.0914.03Accession Number: 1987.0914Catalog Number: 1987.0914.03

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 31 cm x 23 cm; 12 3/16 in x 9 1/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-5698-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1333544

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