Joe, Joe, my Josephine

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Joe, Joe, my Josephine
Additional title: Joe, Joe, my Josephine, Josephine when shall it be. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Tell me truly won't you love me, tell me Josephine. [first line]
Bowers, Thos. M. (Composer)
Bowers, Thos. M. (Lyricist)
Windom, Wm. H. (Dedicatee)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Galveston
Publisher: Thos. Goggan & Bro.
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Sheet music
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover near bottom center: H. A. French, music dealer, Nashville, Tenn.
Content: Dedicaton on cover: Dedicated to my friend Will Windom, America's favorite tenor, by the author.
Statement of responsibility: by Thos. M. Bowers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 56201290-c590-012f-8d16-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Joe, Joe, my Josephine