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Title
The maiden and the lamb
Additional title: Now Marry had a little lamb, who's christian name was Joe And evrywhere yjay Mary went the lamb was sure to go; It took all the lamb could earn to buy her jewelry, For my sweetheart is Mary and I am th elamb you see! [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Once there dwelt a little maiden, In the merry long ago; And the maid who's name was Marry Had a lamb as white as snow. [first line]

Names
Mack, Andrew (1863-1931) (Composer)
Thornton, James (1861-1938) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place Term: St. Louis, Mo.
Publisher: C.I. Wynne & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Man-woman relationships
Novelty songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of Responsibility: Words by James Thornton ; music by Andrew Mack.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 121b5390-c58e-012f-2c6d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1892: Issued
  • 1931: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The maiden and the lamb" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f302-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The maiden and the lamb" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f302-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1892). The maiden and the lamb Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f302-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The maiden and the lamb