My best girl's a New Yorker

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Title
My best girl's a New Yorker
Additional title: My best gitrl's a corker not the kind that's slow. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Singing in praise of your sweetheart describing her many perfections. [first line]
Names
Stromberg, John (1853-1902) (Lyricist)
Washburn sisters (Singer)
Stromberg, John (1853-1902) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co. ; Chas. Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Waltzes
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes a photograph of the Washburn sisters.
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover at botttom right: Hitchcock's, 11 Park Row, N.Y.
Content: On cover: The electric hit...latest waltz song and chorus sung by the Washburn sisters in Louis Robie's Fortuna Co.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by John Stromberg.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 710a4350-c590-012f-fda2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1902: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My best girl's a New Yorker" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My best girl's a New Yorker" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). My best girl's a New Yorker Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15fc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My best girl's a New Yorker