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Names
Graham, Charles, composer (Composer)
Graham, Charles, composer (Lyricist)
Gunn, Archie (1863-1930) (Illustrator)
Cragg, Geo. A. (Arranger)
Wehman, Henry J. (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Henry J. Wehman
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Dating (Social custom)
Betrothal
Love songs
Waltzes
Songs, Irish
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover illustration shows a drawing by Archie Gunn of a young man and young woman in a field; the man is gesturing to the woman who appears to be turned away from him. Drawing copyright 1896 by W. R. Hearst.

Content : Summary: The narrator wants to date Sally, a woman of Irish extraction, but her father prefers O'Malley. The narrator promises to be ready in a year.

Content : Printed as a supplement to The Journal, New York, June 7, 1896.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Chas. Graham.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 93ef0470-c591-012f-fe85-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sally, don't dally" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16d5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sally, don't dally" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16d5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Sally, don't dally Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16d5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Sally, don't dally