You must ask of the man in the moon! [first line of chorus]

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Names
Morse, Woolson (1858-1897) (Composer)
Goodwin, J. Cheever (John Cheever) (1850-1912) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place Term: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Humorous songs
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On t.p.: Songs fromt he comic opera Wang.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by J. Cheever Goodwin ; music by Woolson Morse.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 81de3a60-c58d-012f-c589-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1858: Creator Born
  • 1891: Issued
  • 1897: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You must ask of the man in the moon! [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ed90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You must ask of the man in the moon! [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ed90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). You must ask of the man in the moon! [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-ed90-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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You must ask of the man in the moon! [first line of chorus]