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Title
He didn't split the wood
Additional title: ive me your attention for about a thousand years And listen unto me and I'll tell you a tale About a friend who was cashier in a bank. [first line]
Additional title: When he was sentenced he commenced to kick and shout. [first line of chorus]
Names
Jerome, William (1865-1932) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons ; Chas. Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Humorous songs
Novelty songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: [music adapted by William Jerome].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ff789d70-c58d-012f-576b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1892: Issued
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "He didn't split the wood" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f370-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "He didn't split the wood" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f370-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1892). He didn't split the wood Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f370-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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He didn't split the wood