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Pretty Margaret
Additional title: Like a fairy, light and airy, pretty Margaret full of glee, dancing gaily, singing sweetly. [first line]
Additional title: Oh come to me my pretty Margaret, sweetheart, love one. [first line of chorus]
Busch, A. E. M. (Composer)
Busch, A. E. M. (Lyricist)
Hartman, Hazel (Dancer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Minneapolis, Minn.
Publisher: W. Busch & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes photograph of a Hazel Hartman (juvenile) in a dancing dress and ballet shoes.
Statement of responsibility: song by A.E.M. Busch.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9b8fd1f0-c590-012f-37cd-58d385a7bc34
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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. "Pretty Margaret" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Pretty Margaret" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Pretty Margaret