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“So's Your Old Man (How'd You Get That Way?)”

“So's Your Old Man (How'd You Get That Way?)”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “So's Your Old Man (How'd You Get That Way?)” that was written and composed by Charlie McCord and Perry Bradford. The sheet music was published by the Perry Bradford Music Co. in 1925. The song is subtitled “a college wail.” The cover features a black and orange collection of faces and various college paraphernalia.
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Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
Perry Bradford Music Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
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accession number
catalog number
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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