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Title
Games we used to play
Additional title: Ev'ry boy remembers the games we used to play. [first line]
Additional title: Passwalk, redline, pris'ners-den and ball. [first line of chorus]
Names
Marks, Edward B. (Edward Bennett) (1865-1945) (Lyricist)
Stern, Jos. W. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place Term: New York ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co. ; Chas. Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Baseball
Practical jokes
Boys -- 1890-1899
Games -- 1800-1899
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes 9 small drawn images of boys playing. Some images have labels and captions; many appear to be images from baseball games. Others include marbles, leap-frog, and practical jokes.

Content : On cover: The latest bid for popularity...waltz song and chorus.

Statement of Responsibility: Written by Edw. B. Marks ; composed by Jos. W. Stern.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 30c6d6e0-c590-012f-f653-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1945: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Games we used to play" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-159d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Games we used to play" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 12, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-159d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). Games we used to play Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-159d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Games we used to play