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“Have I Stayed Away Too Long”

“Have I Stayed Away Too Long”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Have I Stayed Away Too Long” that was written and composed by Frank Loesser. The music was published by the Famous Music Corporation of New York City in 1943. The bright orange cover features a silhouetted image of a cowboy on a horse, looking at his ranch in the background while a white sun sets behind a mountain range. The illustration is initialed WJH.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1943
lyricist
Loesser, Frank
publisher
Famous Music Corp.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1983.0424.022
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.022
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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