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Title
I wish they'd do it now
Additional title: It's many, many years ago since I was but a boy. [first line]
Additional title: Wicklow postman. I wish they'd do it now. [uniform title]
Names
Janssen, B. H. (Composer)
Janssen, B. H. (Lyricist)
O'Rourke, Eugene (Actor)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place Term: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Humorous songs
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: New songs as sung by Eugene O'Rourke in The Wicklow postman."

Content : Cover includes a full-length photograph of Eugene O'Rourke in costume in The Wicklow postman.

Statement of Responsibility: [words and music by B.H. Janssen].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 863c62e0-c58e-012f-5c11-58d385a7bc34
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. "I wish they'd do it now" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I wish they'd do it now" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). I wish they'd do it now Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4f0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I wish they'd do it now