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Ain't we got fun : song

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Title
Ain't we got fun : song
Additional title: Fanchon and Marco Satires of 1920.
Names
Egan, Raymond B. (Lyricist)
Kahn, Gus, 1886-1941 (Lyricist)
Starmer (Illustrator)
Whiting, Richard A., 1891-1938 (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1921

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1921
Place: New York
Publisher: J.H. Remick
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 98-158
Topics
Songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: Cover illustrated by Starmer.
Content: Cover photograph of Arthur West.
Content: First line of chorus: Ev'ry morning, ev'ry evening, ain't we got fun.
Content: First line of text: Bill collectors gather 'round.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Introduced by Arthur West in Fanchon and Marco Satires of 1920--Cover.
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Gus Kahn & Raymond B. Egan ; music by Richard A. Whiting.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG98-C132
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14520680
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f2cd0020-c641-012f-0c8d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1921: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ain't we got fun : song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1921. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4d54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ain't we got fun : song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 27, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4d54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1921). Ain't we got fun : song Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4d54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ain't we got fun : song