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Dreamy Hawaiian Moon; Cocoanut Grove

Dreamy Hawaiian Moon; Cocoanut Grove

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Description (Brief)

Harry Owens and His Royal Hawaiian Hotel Orchestra, side 1: Dreamy Hawaiian Moon; side 2: Cocoanut Grove (Decca 1798).
78 rpm.

These songs were featured in the 1938 Paramount Pictures comedy film Cocoanut Grove, directed by Alfred Santell and starred Fred MacMurray, Harriet Hilliard, Ben Blue, Eve Arden, and Harry Owens and His Royal Hawaiians as Royal Hawaiian Orchestra.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
date made
1938
composer
Owens, Harry
maker
Decca
place made
United States
Physical Description
shellac (overall material)
paper (label material)
ink (label material)
Measurements
overall (trade size): 10 in; 25.4 cm
ID Number
2019.0079.18
catalog number
2019.0079.18
accession number
2019.0079
maker number
1798
Credit Line
Gift of Sylvia Montiel
subject
Hawaii
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Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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