"Georgia on My Mind"


This sheet music is for the song “Georgia on My Mind,” with music by Hoagy Carmichael and lyrics by Stuart Gorrell. It was published by Southern Music Publishing Co. in New York, New York in 1930. The sheet music cover features an inset image of American jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, composer, and bid band leader Jimmy Dorsey, who featured this song with his orchestra.

Publishing Date: 1930

Depicted (Sitter): Dorsey, JimmyComposer: Carmichael, HoagyPublisher: Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc.

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: 1987.0423.02Accession Number: 1987.0423Catalog Number: 1987.0423.02

Object Name: sheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-0236-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_683223

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