“Going My Way”

“Going My Way”

Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Going My Way” from the film Going My Way. Johnny Burke wrote the lyrics to the song and Jimmy Van Heusen composed the music. The sheet music was published by Burke and Van Heusen, Inc. of New York City in 1944. The cover has a blue and white background with a large central overlay photograph of Bing Crosby in the foreground. Behind Crosby there is a cutout overlay photograph of a choir of neighborhood kids from the film.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
Object Type
Sheet Music
sheet music
date made
1944
depicted (sitter)
Crosby, Bing
publisher
Burke and Van Heusen, Inc.
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
1983.0424.134
accession number
1983.0424
catalog number
1983.0424.134
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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