"Wait Till the Cows Come Home"

Description:

This sheet music is for the song “Wait Till the Cows Come Home,” with music by Ivan Caryll and words by Anne Caldwell and R. H. Burnside. It was published by Chappell & Company, Ltd. in New York, New York in 1917.

"Wait Till the Cows Come Home" was featured in the musical Jack O’Lantern. The musical opened on Broadway at the Globe Theatre on October 16, 1917.

Publishing Date: 1917

Publisher: Chappell & Company, Ltd.

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: 1986.0370.04Accession Number: 1986.0370Catalog Number: 1986.0370.04

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 13 in x 10 1/4 in; 33.02 cm x 26.035 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f159-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_682027

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