Yes, 'tis Boston, 'tis Boston, 'round which the world revolves. [first line of chorus]

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Names
Weiler, Louis (Composer)
Pidgin, Charles Felton (1844-1923) (Lyricist)
Pidgin, Charles Felton (1844-1923) (Arranger)
Wiggin, James B. (Author)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place Term: Boston
Publisher: Chas. D. Blake & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Boston (Mass.)
March (Music)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover illustration includes a drawing of a well-dressed man in top hat with two well-dressed women in hats. Also includes a panoramic drawing of Boston as seen from the harbor.

Content : On cover: Poem by James B. Wiggin.

Content : On cover: Respectfully dedicated to "Our Jack."

Content : Includes non-vocal march sequence.

Statement of Responsibility: Music by Louis Weiler ; chorus and vocal arrangement by Chas. Pidgin ; poem by James B. Wiggin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: a319dfc0-c58d-012f-ee4e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Yes, 'tis Boston, 'tis Boston, 'round which the world revolves. [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edc2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Yes, 'tis Boston, 'tis Boston, 'round which the world revolves. [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edc2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). Yes, 'tis Boston, 'tis Boston, 'round which the world revolves. [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edc2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Yes, 'tis Boston, 'tis Boston, 'round which the world revolves. [first line of chorus]