Poor little Tim, dark days for him, no happy times like others boys see. [first line of chorus]

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Names
Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.) (1857-1925) (Composer)
Clyde, Harry C. (Lyricist)
Anderton, Frederick (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: Petrie Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes 3 drawing illustrating the song: 1) in center of cover a young Tim returns money to the banker; 2) At lower left, the banker is brought by Tim to his mother on her sick bed; 3) The bank with Tim and his mother dressed with good clothing in a comfortable home.

Content : On cover: As sung with great success by the eminent tenor Frederick Anderton. Cover includes a photograph of Frederick Anderton with a reproduction of his signature.

Statement of Responsibility: Music by H.W. Petrie ; words by Harry C. Clyde.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 6804dc80-c58f-012f-bec6-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1925: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Poor little Tim, dark days for him, no happy times like others boys see. [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0669-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Poor little Tim, dark days for him, no happy times like others boys see. [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0669-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). Poor little Tim, dark days for him, no happy times like others boys see. [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0669-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Poor little Tim, dark days for him, no happy times like others boys see. [first line of chorus]