Johnny, my old friend John

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Names
Courtright, William (Composer)
Courtright, William (Lyricist)
Francks, F. Hawley (Lyricist)
Robie, J. (Owner)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place Term: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Characters and characteristics
Humorous songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: An instantaneous go!!...comic song and chorus, written, composed and introduced with terrific success by Wm. Courtright.

Content : Rear cover contains an advertisement for the song "Her eyes don't shine like diamonds" by Dave Marion with reproduction of first page of music.

Content : Former owner's stamp on cover at top center: J. Robie.

Content : Page 2 contains texts for 2 additional verses by Courtright and 3 additional verses by F. Hawley Francks.

Statement of Responsibility: Written and composed by Wm. Courtright.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 4f8e40e0-c58f-012f-28eb-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Johnny, my old friend John" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0644-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Johnny, my old friend John" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0644-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). Johnny, my old friend John Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0644-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Johnny, my old friend John