Item TAA iii.42.2 - "Old King Tut Was a Wise Old Nut"

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TAA iii.42.2


"Old King Tut Was a Wise Old Nut"


  • 1923 (Creation)

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Sheet music

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(23 April 1869 - 7 August 1949)

Archival history

Acquired in an online auction by Elizabeth Fleming, in 2020.

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Presented by Elizabeth Fleming in July 2021.

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  • Commercially produced printed sheet music.
  • "Old King Tut Was a Wise Old Nut".
    • Lyric by Roger Lewis, Music by Lucien Denni.
    • Kansas City, MO: J. W. Jenkins Sons Music Co.
    • 1923.
  • 6-pages.

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Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions.

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford.

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  • Two horizontal crease lines where the document was folded. Possibly folded when new for mailing.

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Archived scans in Griffith Institute.

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