I'd like to be like grandma

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Title
I'd like to be like grandma
Additional title: I'd like to be like grandma, with beautiful shining white hair. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: My grandmama quite often says she'd like to be like me. [first line]
Names
Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.) (1857-1925) (Lyricist)
Trevelyan, Arthur (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: Petrie Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Knitting
Grandmothers
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover contains a photograph of a lLittle girl dressed up as a grandmother, seated on a chair, knitting. Under photograph: By permission Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Col, owners of the copyright.
Content: Signature of former owner on cover at upper right corner: Alice.
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur Trevelyan ; music by H.W. Petrie.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4b5766b0-c590-012f-134e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1925: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'd like to be like grandma" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15c4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'd like to be like grandma" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15c4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). I'd like to be like grandma Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15c4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I'd like to be like grandma