Little papoose

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Little papoose
Additional title: Little papoose, in a wicker of reed, under the willow bough swings. [first line]
Additional title: Sleep, sleep, sleep, daylight is dying. [first line of chorus]
Kell, N. T. (Composer)
Warman, Cy (1855-1914) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: [New York]
Publisher: Widmer-Stigler Music Publishing Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Lullabies -- United States
Sheet music
Content: Dealer's stamp on first page of music: Temple Music Co., 110 West 40th St., New York, N.Y.
Content: Professional copy, lacking cover.
Statement of responsibility: words by Cy Warman ; music by N.T. Kell.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6774b510-c58f-012f-c2ba-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Little papoose