As a public health precaution due to COVID-19, all Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are temporarily closed. We are not announcing a reopening date at this time and will provide updates on our website and social media.

"Arcady"

"Arcady"

Usage conditions apply
Downloads
Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song "Arcady," with words and music by Al Jolson and Buddy G. DeSylva. It was published by Leo Feist, Inc. in New York, New York in 1923. This song was featured in the return engagement of the Broadway musical Bombo, which opened on May 14, 1923 at the Winter Garden and ran for 32 performances. There is an image of American singer, comedian, and actor Al Jolson (1886-1950) on the cover.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sheet Music
Object Type
Sheet Music
Date made
1923
maker
Leo Feist Inc.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
1984.0458.05
accession number
1984.0458
catalog number
1984.0458.05
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.

Note: Comment submission on our collection pages is temporarily unavailable. Please check back soon!

If you have a question or require a personal response, please visit our FAQ or contact page.