"Moonlight Becomes You"

"Moonlight Becomes You"

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Moonlight Becomes You,” with words by Johnny Burke and music by Jimmy Van Heusen. It was published by Paramount Music Corporation in New York, New York in 1942. This song was featured in the 1942 Paramount Pictures comedy film Road to Morocco, directed by David Butler and starred Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, and Dorothy Lamour. The cover features images of the three stars.
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Object Name
Sheet Music
Object Type
Sheet Music
date made
depicted (sitter)
Crosby, Bing
Hope, Bob
Lamour, Dorothy
Paramount Music Corporation
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 12 in x 9 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 24.13 cm
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National Museum of American History
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