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Columbus was an Irishman
Additional title: Four hundred years ago they say, Columbus landed here. [first line]
Additional title: It's all wrong! all a mistake, they don't know what they say. [first line of chorus]
Graham, Charles, composer (Composer)
Graham, Charles, composer (Lyricist)
Rosenfeld, Monroe H. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York
Publisher: Frank Tousey's Publishing House
Library locations
Music Division
Columbus, Christopher
Humorous songs
Sheet music
Content: On cover: The latest comedy of the hour.
Content: Score contains many performance markings written in pencil.
Statement of responsibility: by Chas. Graham.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5dc11260-c58e-012f-f89a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Columbus was an Irishman" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Columbus was an Irishman" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 26, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). Columbus was an Irishman Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Columbus was an Irishman