"White Christmas"

"White Christmas"

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Description
Sheet music for Irving Berlin’s song “White Christmas” from the 1942 musical film Holiday Inn. Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire star alongside featured actors Marjorie Reynolds, Virginia Dale, and Walter Abel. Holiday Inn won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for “White Christmas” in 1943 and it has since become an iconic Christmas song.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
date made
1942
Associated Name
Berlin, Irving
Crosby, Bing
Astaire, Fred
maker
Irving Berlin, Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
2014.3013.260
nonaccession number
2014.3013
catalog number
2014.3013.260
subject
Music
Movie
Christmas
War Bonds
Entertainment, Film
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Movie Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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