Oh, she was a girl, very simple and mild, Her equal you never could find, She didn't know beans, she was just like a child, And one of the innocent kind. [first line]

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Names
Cooke, John (Composer)
Bower, Frederick (Lyricist)
Pastor, Tony (1837-1908) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place Term: London ; New York
Publisher: Hopwood & Crew ; Novello, Ewer & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Novelty songs
Larceny
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On the cover: Sung with Immense success by Tony Pastor.

Statement of Responsibility: Written by F. Bower ; composed by John Cooke.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 274541e0-c58e-012f-4f24-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh, she was a girl, very simple and mild, Her equal you never could find, She didn't know beans, she was just like a child, And one of the innocent kind. [first line]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f323-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh, she was a girl, very simple and mild, Her equal you never could find, She didn't know beans, she was just like a child, And one of the innocent kind. [first line]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f323-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1892). Oh, she was a girl, very simple and mild, Her equal you never could find, She didn't know beans, she was just like a child, And one of the innocent kind. [first line] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f323-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Oh, she was a girl, very simple and mild, Her equal you never could find, She didn't know beans, she was just like a child, And one of the innocent kind. [first line]