A bird in a gilded cage

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Title
A bird in a gilded cage
Additional title: She's only a bird in a gilded cage. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The ballroom was filled with fashion's throng. [first line]
Names
Lamb, Arthur J. (1870-1928) (Lyricist)
Von Tilzer, Harry (1872-1946) (Composer)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Berstein & Von Tilzer
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-316
Topics
Wealth -- Moral and ethical aspects
Young women
Waltzes
Regret
Death & burial
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: Caption title.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Portrait of Harry Von Tilzer on cover, signed "Yours in Melody".
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur J. Lamb ; music by Harry Von Tilzer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C792
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14661858
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0142f860-c642-012f-3ae6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Creator Born
  • 1900: Created
  • 1928: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A bird in a gilded cage" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5302-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A bird in a gilded cage" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5302-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900). A bird in a gilded cage Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5302-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A bird in a gilded cage