"The Cry of the Wild Goose"


This sheet music is for the song “The Cry of the Wild Goose,” with words and music by Terry Gilkyson. It was published by American Music, Inc. in Hollywood, California in 1949. The cover features an image of American singer, songwriter and actor Frankie Laine (1913-2007), who had a U. S. chart-topping hit with his recording on Mercury Records in 1950.

Publishing Date: 1949

Depicted (Sitter): Laine, FrankiePublisher: American Music, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0105.08Accession Number: 1984.0105Catalog Number: 1984.0105.08

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 in x 9 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 24.13 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-07bf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_679196

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