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Title
Husking in the old red barn
Additional title: There was Kate and Sue, and Silas, too, farmer Rube who told some funny yarn. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Here's a picture of the past in my heart 'twill ever last. [first line]
Names
Skelly, J. P. (Joseph P.) (1853-1895) (Composer)
Cooper, George (1840-1927) (Lyricist)
Tousey, Frank (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Frank Tousey's Publishing House
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Corn husking
Reminiscing
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover illustration shows drawing of men and women seated in a barn with baskets husking corn. Two horses look over the people and a background view shows a farm silo.

Content : On cover: Frank Tousey's popular music no. 96.

Content : On cover: For sale by all newsdealers and booksellers.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by George Cooper ; music by J.P. Skelly.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 96c3db20-c58d-012f-c219-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1891: Issued
  • 1895: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Husking in the old red barn" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edb0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Husking in the old red barn" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edb0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). Husking in the old red barn Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edb0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Husking in the old red barn