Format Notated Music
Contributors Perlmutter, Arnold
Shor, A. (Anshel)
Theodore Lohr
Wohl, Herman
Dates 1904
Location New York
United States
Subjects Immigration and Migration
Jews
Popular Music
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
Songs, Yiddish
Title
Ven ich sol veren president
Description
sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If I were to be president." Satirizing Jewish social clubs was a favorite topic in the Yiddish theater. Song text includes the English words (given in Hebrew/Yiddish characters): constitution, politician, union label, and Yankee. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from Lodge President" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
Contributor Names
Perlmutter, Arnold -- b. 1859 (composer)
Wohl, Herman -- 1877-1936 (composer)
Shor, A. (Anshel) -- 1871-1942 (lyricist)
Created / Published
Theodore Lohr, New York, 1904.
Subject Headings
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Popular music -- United States
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  popular songs of the day
-  songs and music
-  immigration and migration
Notes
-  "If I were to be president." Satirizing Jewish social clubs was a favorite topic in the Yiddish theater. Song text includes the English words (given in Hebrew/Yiddish characters): constitution, politician, union label, and Yankee. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General)
-  "from Lodge President" (General)
Form
sheet music
Extent
4 p. ; 35 cm.
Repository
African and Middle Eastern Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200154909/mets.xml
LC Classification
Hebraic Section, Yiddish Sheet Music, Box 2 - 120


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