You can't play in our yard anymore

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Title
You can't play in our yard anymore
Additional title: One day when I was walking by the old familiar place. [first line]
Additional title: You can't play in our yard any more. [first line of chorus]
Names
Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.) (1857-1925) (Composer)
Wingate, Philip (Lyricist)
Graf, Fred (Illustrator)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: St. Louis, Mo.
Publisher: Thiebes Stierlin Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Reconciliation
Reminiscing
Children playing -- 1800-1899
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration by Fred Graf is a reproduction of a painting showing 8 children forming a circle dance. Flowers adorn the remainder of the cover.
Statement of responsibility: words by Philip Wingate ; music by H.W. Petrie.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f5bf09d0-c58f-012f-cc59-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1925: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can't play in our yard anymore" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0740-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can't play in our yard anymore" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0740-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). You can't play in our yard anymore Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0740-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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You can't play in our yard anymore