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Title
Araminta
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]
Names
Garrett, Michael B. (Composer)
Garrett, Michael B. (Lyricist)
Melville, Janet (Singer)
Stetson, Evaline (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Copyright Date: 1897
Date Issued: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: [Sol. Bloom]
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Flirting
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes a photograph of Janet Melville & Evaline Stetson.
Content: Printed as the music supplement of The New York Journal and Advertiser, Sunday, April 28, 1901, pp. 5-8.
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.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d0ee4c40-c591-012f-3b6d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Copyright date (Approximate)
  • 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 - 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-172e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Araminta" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-172e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1901). Araminta Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-172e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Araminta