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“Carolina Moon”

“Carolina Moon”

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Carolina Moon” that was written and composed by Benny Davis and Joe Burke. The sheet music was published by the Joe Morris Music Company of New York City in 1928. The red and white cover has an illustration of a powdered woman in a large gown looking at roses under the moonlight. There is an inset photograph of Guy Lombardo in the lower left corner of the cover, who performed the song with his group, the Royal Canadians. The illustration is signed “Leff.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1928
performer
Guy Lombardo and his Royal Canadians
composer
Burke, Joe
Davis, Benny
publisher
Joe Morris Music Company
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 1/4 in; 30.48 cm x 23.495 cm
ID Number
1983.0424.102
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.102
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Great Number. Carolina is a popular name for several similar melodies

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