"If I Had a Girl Like You"

Description:

This sheet music is for the song “If I Had A Girl Like You,” by Billy Rose, Mort Dixon, and Ray Henderson. It was published by Jerome H. Remick and Co. in New York, New York, in 1925. The cover features a drawing of a woman and an inset image of Eddie Chester.

The cover art for this sheet music was made by brothers William Starmer (1872-1957) and Frederick Starmer (1878-1962). Born and raised in England, the brothers moved with their family to New York, William in 1898 and Frederick in 1899. The Starmer Brothers flourished until 1929. William became a U.S. citizen in 1924, while Frederick returned to England in 1929.

Publishing Date: 1925

Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.

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: 1983.0830.15Accession Number: 1983.0830Catalog Number: 1983.0830.15

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/ng49ca746a4-f3be-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_679586

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