Ma love divine, ma Caroline

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Title
Ma love divine, ma Caroline
Additional title: I've been razoo'd by an omen, Caroline is her cognomen [First line of song]
Additional title: She was like a zephyr in the summer time, was Caroline, so super fine [First line of chorus]
Names
Hall, Wm. D. (Composer)
Hall, Wm. D. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African American men
African American women
African Americans -- Clothing & dress -- 1890-1899
Deception -- 1800-1899
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration features a woman holding a letter in her hand, Cupid dressed in a mail man's uniform holding a letter behind his back and, rabbits all around the borders of the cover.
Content: On cover: sung with great success by Genaro and Bailey.
Content: Photograph of Gennaro and Bailey[?] on cover.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Wm. D. Hall.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 13b89bf0-c595-012f-1f36-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ma love divine, ma Caroline" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eba9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ma love divine, ma Caroline" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eba9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Ma love divine, ma Caroline Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eba9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ma love divine, ma Caroline