Songs of the Great War - An Exhibition

Introduction | Island 1 | Island 2 | Island 3

Island 2

"Good-Bye Broadway, Hello France."

Lyric by C. Francis Reisner and Benny Davis.
Music by Billy Baskette.
New York:  Leo Feist, 1917.


"Good-Bye Broadway, Hello France."

Lyric by C. Francis Reisner and Benny Davis.
Music by Billy Baskette.
Paris:  Francis Salabert, 1917.
"Le Tipperary American."


"Let's All Be Americans Now."

By Irving Berlin, Edgar Leslie, and Geo. W. Meyer.
New York:  Waterson, Berlin and Snyder, 1917.
 


"Long Boy."

Lyric by William Herschell.
Music by Barclay Walker.
New York:  Shapiro, Bernstein, 1917.
"Good-by, Ma!  Good-by, Pa!  Good-by, Mule, with Yer Old Hee-haw!"


"My Word, Ain't We Carrying On."

Lyric and music by James Heard, Melville Gideon, Herman Darewski, and Percival Knight.
New York:  Leo Feist, 1917.
"From The Better 'Ole" by Capt. Bruce Bairnsfather and Arthur Eliot": "If yer knows of a better 'ole, go to it!"


"Over There."

By George M. Cohan.
New York:  Leo Feist, 1917.
Cover art by Norman Rockwell.

 

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