The Bow'ry, the Bow'ry! They say such things, and they do strange things on the Bow'ry! The Bow'ry! I'll never go there anymore! [first line of chorus]

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Names
Gaunt, Percy (Composer)
Hoyt, Charles Hale (1859-1900) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1925
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Harms Incorporated
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Bowery (New York, N.Y.:Street)
Dandies
Humorous songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes illustration of a gentleman walking beneath the elevated tracks in the Bowery neighborhood of the period (19th c.) in New York City.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Charles H. Hoyt ; music by Percy Gaunt.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: e52f2500-c58d-012f-1238-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1892: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Bow'ry, the Bow'ry! They say such things, and they do strange things on the Bow'ry! The Bow'ry! I'll never go there anymore! [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1925. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f2f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Bow'ry, the Bow'ry! They say such things, and they do strange things on the Bow'ry! The Bow'ry! I'll never go there anymore! [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f2f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1925). The Bow'ry, the Bow'ry! They say such things, and they do strange things on the Bow'ry! The Bow'ry! I'll never go there anymore! [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f2f6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Bow'ry, the Bow'ry! They say such things, and they do strange things on the Bow'ry! The Bow'ry! I'll never go there anymore! [first line of chorus]