This Is the Army

This Is the Army

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Original Cast Album. This Is the Army (Decca A-340). 4-disc set. (album for 1988.0384.02-.-05).
78 rpm.

This album is from the Broadway musical This Is the Army, with book by James McColl, and music and lyrics by Irving Berlin. The musical was produced by the U. S. Army in 1942, and featured a cast of U. S. soldiers, for the benefit of the Army Relief Fund. The revue ran at the Broadway Theatre from July 4, 1942, to September 26, 1942, for 113 performances.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording album
recording date
1942
composer
Berlin, Irving
manufacturer
Decca
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 3/4 in x 12 in; 27.305 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
1988.0384.01
accession number
1988.0384
maker number
340
catalog number
1988.0384.01
Credit Line
Gift of Bonnie Dank
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National Museum of American History
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