"If I Had a Girl Like You"

"If I Had a Girl Like You"

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This sheet music is for the song “If I Had A Girl Like You,” by Billy Rose, Mort Dixon, and Ray Henderson. It was published by Jerome H. Remick and Co. in New York, New York, in 1925. The cover features a drawing of a woman and an inset image of Eddie Chester.

The cover art for this sheet music was made by brothers William Starmer (1872-1957) and Frederick Starmer (1878-1962). Born and raised in England, the brothers moved with their family to New York, William in 1898 and Frederick in 1899. The Starmer Brothers flourished until 1929. William became a U.S. citizen in 1924, while Frederick returned to England in 1929.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
publishing date
1925
publisher
Jerome H. Remick & Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 24.13 cm
ID Number
1983.0830.15
accession number
1983.0830
catalog number
1983.0830.15
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Data Source
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