Are you the O'Reilly : (blime me, O'Reilly, you are lookin' well)

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Names
Rooney, Pat (Composer)
Grooms, Calvin (Arranger)
Emmett, P. (Composer)
Collection

War songs.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1915
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Leo. Feist
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: P.S. War songs
Notes
Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover includes an article, originally published in The New York Tribune, May 7, 1915, talking about Are you the O'Reilly? becoming a popular war song for British soldiers in the trenches, and an anti-war song, I didn't raise my son to be a soldier, being taught to Brooklyn, N.Y. school schildren by a public school principal Alexander Fichandler.

Content : First line of chorus: Are you the O'Reilly that keeps this hotel?

Content : First line of text: I'm Terence O'Reilly.

Content : For the song I didn't raise my son to be a soldier, see Music (Sheet) 98-155.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : The tune that took the place of 'Tipperary' in the trenches ... one of the good old timers brought up to date--Top of cover.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Original version by Pat. Rooney ; new version by P. Emmett ; arr. by Calvin Grooms.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG99-C782
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14661848
UUID: 40b12990-c623-012f-e725-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1915: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Are you the O'Reilly : (blime me, O'Reilly, you are lookin' well)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-52dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Are you the O'Reilly : (blime me, O'Reilly, you are lookin' well)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-52dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1915). Are you the O'Reilly : (blime me, O'Reilly, you are lookin' well) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-52dc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Are you the O'Reilly : (blime me, O'Reilly, you are lookin' well)