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Bobby and his sled
Additional title: At eventide my little boy on grandma's rocker climbs. [first line]
Additional title: The girls all rode on Bobby's sled, he gaily trudged along. [first line of chorus]
Fearis, J. S. (John Sylvester) (1867-1932) (Lyricist)
Fearis, J. S. (John Sylvester) (1867-1932) (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Chicago
Publisher: The J.S. Fearis Co.
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Music Division
Sheet music
Content: Descriptive subtitle: song for baritone or mezzo-soprano.
Content: On cover: picture of a boy pulling a girl on a sled.
Statement of responsibility: by J.S. Fearis.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 075c5b30-c58f-012f-fa2a-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1867: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Bobby and his sled" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894.

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Bobby and his sled