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Title: "I Cover the Waterfront"

Accession Number: 2006.71.5
Type: sheet music
Maker: Heyman, Edward; Green, John W.; Harms, Incorporated
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1933
Materials: paper
Description: Sheet music, "I Cover the Waterfront", inspired by motion picture of the same name; lyric by Edward Heyman; music by John W. Green; published New York by Harms Incorporated, 1933, for Chappell Music; green cover illustration of a man wearing business suit and hat viewing gossamer image of movie star Claudette Colbert emerging from waterfront cityscape; rubberstamped upper right "1933"; 3 pages. Near duplicate of 2006.59.17.

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