It used to be proper, but it don't go now

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Title
It used to be proper, but it don't go now
Additional title: In the hist'ry of each nation we read of in creation, The styles and manners change from day to day. [first line]
Additional title: Well, it used to be proper, but it don't go now. [first line of chorus]
Names
Kelly, J. W., songwriter (Composer)
Kelly, J. W., songwriter (Lyricist)
Shaw, Frank (Arranger)
Lawlor, Chas. B. (Charles B.) (1852-1925) (Performer)
Thornton, James (1861-1938) (Performer)
Harding, Frank (Publisher)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Frank Harding
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Humorous songs
Conflict of generations
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: T.p. has decorative frame adorned with leaves of ivy; at top are clusters of grapes.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by J.W. Kelley.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 562d4eb0-c58d-012f-1b1f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It used to be proper, but it don't go now" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eaf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It used to be proper, but it don't go now" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eaf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - 1890). It used to be proper, but it don't go now Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eaf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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It used to be proper, but it don't go now