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Title
Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie
Additional title: Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie, would that you were mine again. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie. [alternative title]
Additional title: We were sweethearts long ago, sweethearts were Nellie and I. [first line]
Names
DeMar, Carrie (Dedicatee)
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Composer)
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Love songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedication above caption title: To Miss Carrie De Mar.
Content: Carrie DeMar was Joseph Hart's [real name: Joseph Hart Boudrow] wife.
Content: Lacking cover.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Joseph Hart.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b324b9b0-c58e-012f-2872-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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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. "Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie