Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é

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Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é
Additional title: A sweet Tuxedo girl you see, queen of swell society. [first line]
Additional title: Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é ta-ra-ra boom-der-é. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Tuxedo. Ta-ra-ra bomm-der-é. uniform title
Sayers, Henry J. (Author)
Townley, Hattie F. (Dedicatee)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: New York
Publisher: Willis Woodward & Co.
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Music Division
Sheet music
Content: Chorus written for 4-part chorus.
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover: Hopper & Zimmerman's music store, 888 Broad St., Newark, N.J.
Content: On cover: From the minstrel farce comedy Tuxedo.
Content: Texts for five additional verses printed on page 2.
Content: Dedication on cover: To Miss Hattie F. Townley, Washington, D.C.
Content: Handwritten in upper right corner of cover: F. W. Kraskey [?], March 11, 1892.
Statement of responsibility: written by Henry J. Sayers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c4bb5430-c58d-012f-39dc-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edf3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edf3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edf3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Ta-ra-ra boom-der-é