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“Skylark”

“Skylark”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Skylark.” Johnny Mercer wrote the lyrics and Hoagy Carmichael composed the music to the song. The sheet music was published by Edwin H. Morris & Company Inc. of New York, New York in 1942. The light-blue cover has an illustration of several birds flying in an open sky. The cover features an inset photograph of Bing Crosby, who featured and recorded the song.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1942
performer
Crosby, Bing
composer
Carmichael, Hoagy
lyricist
Mercer, Johnny
publisher
Edwin H. Morris and Company
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
1983.0424.095
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.095
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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