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Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition: Songs of World Wars I and II

Producer:
Brooks, Michael  Search this
Recorder:
Shifrin, Art  Search this
Performer:
Baker, Kenny, 1926-2011  Search this
Forrest, Helen  Search this
Stuart, Herbert  Search this
Harvey, Morton  Search this
Murray, Billy  Search this
Young, John  Search this
Bayes, Nora, 1880-1928  Search this
Jolson, Al, 1886-1950  Search this
Hart, Charles  Search this
Mathieu, Carl  Search this
Burr, Henry  Search this
Jones, Spike, 1911-1965.  Search this
Bonney, Betty  Search this
Brown, Les, 1912-  Search this
Robertson, Dick, 1903-1979  Search this
Long, Johnny  Search this
Dugan, Patti  Search this
Kyser, Kay  Search this
American Quartet  Search this
Shannon Four (Musical group)  Search this
Peerless Quartet  Search this
Golden Gate Quartet  Search this
Glee Club  Search this
Artist:
Various Artists  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
New York
Date:
1977
Contents:
When the Lusitania went down / Herbert Stuart --I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier / Morton Harvey --Let's all be Americans now / American Quartet --Over there / Nora Bayes --Hello, Central! Give me No Man's Land / Al Jolson -- There's a vacant chair in every home tonight / The Shannon Four --I've got my captain working for me now / Al Jolson --My dream of the big parade / Peerless Quartet -- Der Fuehrer's face / Spike Jones and his City Slickers -- He's 1-A in the army and he's A-1 in my heart / Betty Bonney, with Les Brown and his orchestra --Stalin wasn't stallin' / Golden Gate Quartet --We did it before and we can do it again / Dick Robertson --I left my heart at the stage door canteen / Kenny Baker --Goodbye, mama (I'm off to Yokohama) / Dick Robertson --No love, no nothin' / Johnny Long and his orchestra; Patti Dugan --Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition / Kay Kyser and his orchestra; Glee Club --My guy's come back / Helen Forrest.
Track Information:
209 My Guy's Come Back / Helen Forrest. Vocals,Orchestra.

101 When the Lusitania Went Down / Herbert Stuart.

102 I Didn't Raise My Boy to Be a Soldier / Morton Harvey.

103 Let's All Be Americans Now / American Quartet, Billy Murray, John Young.

104 Over There / Nora Bayes.

105 Hello, Central! Give Me No Man's Land / Al Jolson.

106 There's a Vacant Chair in Every Home Tonight / Charles Hart, Shannon Four (Musical group).

107 I've Got My Captain Working for Me Now / Al Jolson.

108 My Dream of the Big Parade / Peerless Quartet, Carl Mathieu, Henry Burr.

201 Der Fuhrer's Face / Spike Jones.

202 He's 1-A in the Army and He's A-1 in My Heart / Betty Bonney, Les Brown.

203 Stalin Wasn't Stallin' (A Modern spiritual) / Golden Gate Quartet.

204 We Did It Before and We Can Do It Again / Dick Robertson.

205 I Left My Heart at the Stage Door Canteen / Kenny Baker.

206 Goodbye, Mama (I'm Off to Yokohama) / Dick Robertson.

207 No Love, No Nothin' / Johnny Long, Patti Dugan.

208 Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition / Glee Club, Kay Kyser.
Local Numbers:
FP-RINZ-LP-0294

New World.222
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York New World 1977
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: New York, United States.
General:
At head of title: Recorded Anthology of American Music, Inc. "Songs of World Wars I & II." Durations on labels. Historical notes by Carl H. Scheele, texts, bibliography, and discography (6 p.) bound in container. Performer(s): Various singers, vocal quartets, etc. with orchestra.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
United States -- History  Search this
Popular music -- United States  Search this
World history  Search this
Acappella Vocal Band  Search this
Vocals  Search this
Orchestra  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
World War I  Search this
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, Item FP-RINZ-LP-0294
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Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Kyser, Kay

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder G
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.18: Ephemera / Subseries 11.2, Dance Bands and Orchestras / Dance Bands and Orchestras
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Three 'see' notes

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder G
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.18: Ephemera / Subseries 11.2, Dance Bands and Orchestras / Dance Bands and Orchestras / Kyser, Kay
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Four articles

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder G
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.18: Ephemera / Subseries 11.2, Dance Bands and Orchestras / Dance Bands and Orchestras / Kyser, Kay
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Songster

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder G
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.18: Ephemera / Subseries 11.2, Dance Bands and Orchestras / Dance Bands and Orchestras / Kyser, Kay
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8be85c9af-0277-4e3b-b343-98d69ed9e817
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Advertisement for a Christian Science Lecture

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder G
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.18: Ephemera / Subseries 11.2, Dance Bands and Orchestras / Dance Bands and Orchestras / Kyser, Kay
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8973e41c3-151e-47a8-ba16-403f89da1a49
EDAN-URL:
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Two obituaries and one biography

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 29, Folder G
Type:
Archival materials
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.18: Ephemera / Subseries 11.2, Dance Bands and Orchestras / Dance Bands and Orchestras / Kyser, Kay
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c04538c5-cd96-4489-b468-aa6970731e50
EDAN-URL:
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Kyser, Kay

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder KK-LL
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1913-1949
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.2: Dance Bands and Orchestras
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep880828140-28b1-4eb3-a396-b85aabbb76fb
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A - J

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Extent:
45 Items
Container:
Box 11, Folder KK
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Includes: "Alexander the Swoose - Half Swan, Half Goose" and "Horses Don't Bet on People."
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.2: Dance Bands and Orchestras / Kyser, Kay
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c0c383bf-bda6-47c1-b3e4-87a8d7c4f79b
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L - Y and folio

Series Creator:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997  Search this
Extent:
39 Items
Container:
Box 11, Folder LL
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Includes: "Romance Runs in the Family" and "When Paw Was Courtin' Maw."
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
The Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 11: Entertainment / 11.2: Dance Bands and Orchestras / Kyser, Kay
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a578fa59-1c90-4819-a4b2-96e1b294b9fc
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Kay Kyser

Recording artist:
Kyser, Kay  Search this
Liggins, Jimmy  Search this
Manufacturer:
Radiola  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: Connecticut, Sandy Hook
Date made:
1977
ID Number:
1996.0153.03149
Accession number:
1996.0153
Catalog number:
1996.0153.03149
Label number:
MK-1075
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-d167-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1227722

"Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition!"

Composer:
Loesser, Frank  Search this
Depicted:
Kyser, Kay  Search this
Lyricist:
Loesser, Frank  Search this
Publisher:
Famous Music Corp.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1942
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Related Publication:
Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
Lyrics to "Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition" transcribed by Ronald E. Hontz
Frank Loesser: The Official Website
Forgy, Chaplain Howell M.. And Pass the Ammunition
ID Number:
1983.0424.108
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.108
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Popular Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Military
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6dc6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670902
Online Media:

Spirit of the Centennial, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Josset, Raoul 1900-1957  Search this
Assistant:
Martin, Jose 1891-1984  Search this
Subject:
Kyser, Kay, Mrs. (Georgia Carroll)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: concrete with gesso/plaster and metallic paints; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Dallas Division of Cultural Affairs 1925 Elm Street Dallas Texas 75201 Accession Number: CD.1936.2
Located Fair Park Maintenance Building, south elevation Dallas Texas
Date:
1936
Topic:
History--United States--Texas  Search this
Allegory--Time  Search this
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Object--Foliage--Cactus  Search this
Control number:
IAS 63760046
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_23894

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