At the steeple chase

More Details Cite This Item


Library division & collection with this item:

View this item elsewhere:

At the steeple chase
Additional title: Cover title: At the steeplechase : song and chorus
Walker, Warren R (Lyricist)

Published music.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1902
Place Term: [New York?]
Publisher: Warren R. Walker
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-311
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content : Additional verses printed on inside cover.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Published expressly for Geo. C. Tilyou. Great Steeplechase Park, Coney Island--Bottom of cover.

Content : Respectfully dedicated to Mr. Geo. C. Tilyou--Top of cover.

Content : Cameo photograph of Warren R. Walker; "1900" hand-written below photograph.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam and edges torn and repaired with tape; edges torn and frayed; corner of back cover missing.

Content : Cover depicts seashore and Great Steeplechase Park at Coney Island, Brooklyn, N.Y.

Content : First line of chorus: At the steeple chase.

Content : First line of text: I went to Coney Island.

Content : For voice and piano.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Warren R. Walker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14661853
UUID: fc1384d0-c641-012f-d923-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library is interested in learning more about items you've seen on our websites or elsewhere online. If you have any more information about an item or its copyright status, we want to hear from you. Please contact with your contact information and a link to the relevant content.

Item timeline of events

  • 1902: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At the steeple chase" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1902.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At the steeple chase" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2015.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1902). At the steeple chase Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url= | title= (still image) At the steeple chase, (1902) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=November 30, 2015 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

At the steeple chase