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Barbelle, 1888-1957 (Illustrator)
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 (Composer)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1915

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1915
Place: New York
Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-308
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Successfully introduced by Renie Davies--Bottom of cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by A. Barbelle.
Content: Cover photograph of Renie Davies.
Content: First line of chorus: Araby, when shades of night appear.
Content: First line of text: Tonight I'm dreaming of Araby.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14654739
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f9fad810-c641-012f-bf7a-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

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1915: Created
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Araby" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Araby" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 6, 2020.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1915). Araby Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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