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Title
His only boy
Additional title: He was his only boy, pride of the old man's heart. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: In a quiet village lived an old man and his child. [first line]
Names
Hambitzer, Charles (d.1918) (Arranger)
Bison City Quartet (Singer)
Horwitz, Charles (1864-1938) (Composer)
Horwitz, Charles (1864-1938) (Lyricist)
Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell) (1864-1930) (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place Term: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Fathers and sons
Waltzes
Children -- Death
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes a photograph of the Bison City Quartette. Cover also includes trademark image of Chas. K. Harris.

Content : On cover: Sun with great success by the famous Bison City Quartette with Hopin's Trans-Oceanic Co.

Content : On cover: beautiful descriptive waltz song.

Content : Rear cover contains first pages of 4 songs by Chas. K. Harris.

Content : Stamp of dealer on rear cover: Cooper Music Co....Sacramento, Cal.

Statement of Responsibility: By Chas. Horwitz.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 794fd9d0-c58e-012f-6289-58d385a7bc34
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. "His only boy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4db-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "His only boy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4db-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). His only boy Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4db-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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His only boy