Eldorado in the fall of Babylon

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Title
Eldorado in the fall of Babylon
Additional title: I'm a decent honest working man I labor every day. [first line]
Additional title: She tells me that I'm twisted and I'm talking through my hat. [first line of chorus]
Names
Weston, Burt C. (Lyricist)
Weston, Burt C. (Composer)
Martin, Nettie (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co. ; Chas. Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Young women
Parent and child
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedication: Dedicated to Miss Nettie Martin.
Content: On cover: As sung with great success in the great American farce comedy, "A green goods man."
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Burt C. Weston.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20fc8500-c58f-012f-7e38-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Eldorado in the fall of Babylon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Eldorado in the fall of Babylon" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). Eldorado in the fall of Babylon Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05fe-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Eldorado in the fall of Babylon