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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Lazybones.” The song was written and composed by Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael. The music was published by the Southern Music Publishing Company Incorporated of New York, New York around 1932. The cover features a green and yellow geometric pattern on the cover with an inset photograph of Ethel Shutta, who featured the song.
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Object Name
sheet music
date made
composer; lyricist
Mercer, Johnny
Carmichael, Hoagy
Shutta, Ethel
Southern Music Publishing Co., Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 1/4 in x 9 1/4 in; 31.115 cm x 23.495 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Janice Plowman
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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