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Additional title: Araminta, in the winter you're hot stuff. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: She's known from Llondon to Paree, the gayest of the gay is she. [first line]

Garrett, Michael B. (Composer)
Garrett, Michael B. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: Sol. Bloom
Library locations
Music Division
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content : Cover includes drawing of a woman dancing with a closed parasol. Cover also includes photograph of an unidentified woman.

Content : Summary: All men know Araminta, the "gayest of the gay" who is a charming girl.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Michael B. Garrett.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: d02071d0-c591-012f-5875-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Araminta" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Araminta" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 31, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Araminta Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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