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Names
Englander, Ludwig (1853-1914) (Composer)
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Wilson, Francis (Actor)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Questioning
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Francis Wilsons' comic opera success produced at the Knickerbocker Theatre, N.Y.

Content : Summary: You can ask the breeze, butterflies, bees, swallows, violets, and stars questions but they won't answer and neither will I.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Ludwig Engländer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: c57796d0-c591-012f-2132-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1914: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Would you ask" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-171d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Would you ask" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-171d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Would you ask Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-171d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Would you ask