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Title
Will you be my beau, sir?
Additional title: I am a very patient girl, but don't you think it awful wrong. [first line]
Additional title: Will you be my beau, sir? [first line of chorus]
Names
Clyde, Harry C. (Lyricist)
Harvey, Hattie (Singer)
Schleiffarth, George (d. 1921) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: National Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover contains a drawing of Hattie Harvey.

Content : On cover: As sung by Hattie Harvey.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry C. Clyde ; music by Geo. Schleiffarth.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: f27c3d40-c58e-012f-6903-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Will you be my beau, sir?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f485-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Will you be my beau, sir?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 12, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f485-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). Will you be my beau, sir? Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f485-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Will you be my beau, sir?