"They Go Wild Simply Wild Over Me"

"They Go Wild Simply Wild Over Me"

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This music chart was made for the Bosstone Grand Autoharp by the Bosstone Co. in East Boston, Massachusetts, around 1924-1926. This music chart is for the tune No.81, “They Go Wild, Simply Wild, Over Me.” It is made of paper with printed playing instructions. The chart is placed under the strings and used as a template for playing the instrument. Accessioned with Bosstone Autoharp (Cat. #MI.66.196).

”They Go Wild Simply Wild Over Me,” with words by Joseph McCarthy and music by Fred Fisher, was published by McCarthy and Fisher, Inc., in 1917.

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Object Name
music chart
date made
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston, East Boston
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 7 7/8 in x 12 in; 20.0025 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of William Lutz
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National Museum of American History
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