"Wait Till the Cows Come Home"

"Wait Till the Cows Come Home"

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Wait Till the Cows Come Home,” with music by Ivan Caryll and words by Anne Caldwell and R. H. Burnside. It was published by Chappell & Company, Ltd. in New York, New York in 1917. This song was featured in the musical Jack O’Lantern. The musical opened on Broadway at the Globe Theatre on October 16, 1917.
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Object Name
Sheet Music
Object Type
Sheet Music
Date made
Chappell & Company, Ltd.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 13 in x 10 1/4 in; 33.02 cm x 26.035 cm
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National Museum of American History
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