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Title
It's my sister you want, not me
Additional title: I've got more trouble than any one man that lives in this town I know. [first line]
Additional title: McCarthy's mishaps. It's my sister you want, not me. [uniform title]
Additional title: There's so like each other they say that their brother can't tell them apart save his life. [first line of chorus]
Names
Hall, Jno. T. (Arranger)
Fitz, Alb. H. (Albert H.) (Composer)
Ferguson, Marguerite (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Minneapolis, Minn.
Publisher: A.H. Fitz Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Twins
Humorous songs
Musicals
Mistaken identity
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover incldues a photograph of Alb. H. Fitz with a reproduction of his signature. Also includes a photograph of Marguerite Ferguson.
Content: Dedication above caption title: Respectfully dedicated to all "twins" and "doubles."
Content: On cover: The strictly original serio-comic absurdity and decidedly up to date novely. As introduced and sung by the always popular and talented little soubrett Miss Marguerite Ferguson in McCarthy's mishaps.
Content: Texts for 5 additional verses printed on page 5.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Alb. H. Fitz.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5573c660-c590-012f-10ec-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It's my sister you want, not me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15d3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It's my sister you want, not me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15d3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). It's my sister you want, not me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15d3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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It's my sister you want, not me