Johnny Reilly's girl

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Johnny Reilly's girl
Additional title: I've known her nearly all her life, I know she'll make a model wife. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: We're not divided by oceans, by seas or by miles a score. [first line]
Brisebois, Alfred T. (Composer)
Reilly, J. Whitcomb (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Chicago ; London
Publisher: The S. Brainard's Sons Co. ; Chas. Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: Cover illustration contains reproduction of a painting of a young girl smiling while adorning her head with flowers.
Statement of responsibility: words by J. Whitcomb Reilly ; music by Alfred T. Brisebois.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 56ce6630-c590-012f-504d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Johnny Reilly's girl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Johnny Reilly's girl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016.

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Johnny Reilly's girl