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Olcott's Irish serenade
Additional title: Irish artist. Irish serenade. [uniform title]
Additional title: Katy, my darling, alone I am waiting. [first line]
Olcott, Chauncey (1858-1932) (Composer)
Olcott, Chauncey (1858-1932) (Lyricist)
Olcott, Chauncey (1858-1932) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1906
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co. ; Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Sheet music
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom center: Southern California music co., 332-334 So. Broadway, Los Angeles, Cal.
Content: Cover includes 4 photographs of Chauncey Olcott in different costumes and different poses. On cover: Chanucey Olcott's new songs as sung by him in his new play "The Irish artist."
Content: Advertisements on pages 6-8 are for songs copyright in 1906.
Statement of responsibility: [words and music by Chauncey Olcott].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 966e27f0-c58f-012f-7fa0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1858: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Olcott's Irish serenade" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1906.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Olcott's Irish serenade" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 27, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1906). Olcott's Irish serenade Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Olcott's Irish serenade