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Title
Wouldn't you like to fondle little baby?
Additional title: In me you see a very little lady, a baby yet, I've heard my mamma say. [first line]
Additional title: Milk white flag. Wouldn't you like to fondle little baby. [uniform title]
Additional title: Wouldn't they like to fondle little baby? [first line of chorus]
Names
Gaunt, Percy (Composer)
Hoyt, Charles Hale (1859-1900) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co. ; Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Flirting
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: As sung in Hoyt's "A milk white flag."
Statement of responsibility: words by Charles H. Hoyt ; music by Percy Gaunt.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3e7e620-c58f-012f-cd9d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Wouldn't you like to fondle little baby?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-073d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Wouldn't you like to fondle little baby?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-073d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). Wouldn't you like to fondle little baby? Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-073d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Wouldn't you like to fondle little baby?