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The loyal Boston man
Additional title: Because when far away from Boston, no Boston joys I see. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: here was a man from Boston, Bostonian through and through. [first line]
Additional title: Yes, 'tis Boston, 'tis Boston, 'round which the world revolves. [first line of chorus]
Weiler, Louis (Composer)
Pidgin, Charles Felton (1844-1923) (Lyricist)
Pidgin, Charles Felton (1844-1923) (Arranger)
Wiggin, James B. (Author)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: Boston
Publisher: Chas. D. Blake & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Boston (Mass.)
March (Music)
Sheet music
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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a319dfc0-c58d-012f-ee4e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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The loyal Boston man