My girl

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My girl
Additional title: 'Twas down at Monte Carlo where I met that maiden fair. [first line]
Additional title: She's my girl my own Pearl. [first line of chorus]
Markels, Selma (Lyricist)
Monheimer, Sadie (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York
Publisher: Selma Markels and Sadie Monheimer
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: On cover: The greatest success and most popular waltz song of the season.
Statement of responsibility: words by Selma Markels ; music by Sadie Monheimer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 88028960-c58f-012f-2bf4-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My girl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My girl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2016.

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My girl