My brother Jonathan, or, Don't you ever be born a twin

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Title
My brother Jonathan, or, Don't you ever be born a twin
Additional title: I came in for it just the same. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When first I came into this world my brother came as well! [first line]
Names
Dacre, Harry (1860-1922) (Lyricist)
Dacre, Harry (1860-1922) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: The New York Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Twins
Waltzes
Mistaken identity
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: The N.Y. Sunday World's popular songs series, no. 2
Statement of responsibility: [song] by Harry Dacre.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 721386a0-c591-012f-191a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My brother Jonathan, or, Don't you ever be born a twin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-169f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My brother Jonathan, or, Don't you ever be born a twin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-169f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). My brother Jonathan, or, Don't you ever be born a twin Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-169f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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My brother Jonathan, or, Don't you ever be born a twin