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Title
You're so good daddy
Additional title: One day, a passing workman, found a little tiny baby. [first line]
Additional title: You're so good, Daddy, you're so good. [first line of chorus]
Names
Starr, Hattie (Composer)
Starr, Hattie (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Fathers and daughters
Waltzes
Adopted children
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration includes two drawings: 1) a young father holds an infant; 2) an elderly father sits next to a young woman.
Content: On cover: The great father song success.
Content: Summary: A workman finds an infant and takes her home hoping that she'll be a faithful daughter; she grows to love him; as he turns old and grey he tells his daughter she should find a good husband but she says she will not be happy knowing her father is alone.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Hattie Starr.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ca8d12d0-c591-012f-9b09-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You're so good daddy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1725-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You're so good daddy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1725-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). You're so good daddy Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1725-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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You're so good daddy