Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, Wayne Shirley and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Unsigned Strayhorn composition.
Statement of responsibility taken from Popular Music, 1920-1979, ed. Nat Shapiro. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 22A.
New York's my home is contained in one folder consisting of 1 eight page short score in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score indicates parts for voices - soprano, alto, tenor, baritone. Lyrics begin "Chicago? But it hasn't got the hansoms ...". Short score is noted on the verso of a short score for "Summertime," Folder F, grouping i. Short score appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.