“You Can't Be True, Dear”

Description (Brief):

This sheet music is for the song “You Can't Be True, Dear.” Gerhard Ebeler wrote the original lyrics and Hal Cotton wrote the English translation. Hans Otten and Ken Griffin composed the music. The music was published by the Biltmore Music Corporation of New York City in 1948. The brown cover features a triangular pattern with an inset photograph of singer Ken Griffin who would have performed and recorded the song.

Date Made: 1948

Publisher: Biltmore Music Corp.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0424.090Accession Number: 1983.0424Catalog Number: 1983.0424.090

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11 3/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 29.845 cm x 22.225 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ebf5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_670944

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