The little poster maid

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The little poster maid
Additional title: Side by side on a wall displayed they posed, so the story ran [First line of song]
Additional title: The Ameer. Little poster maid [uniform title]
Ranken, Frederic (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York ; [etc.]
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Characters and characteristics
Theatrical posters
Sheet music
Content: Signature of former owner in pen in middle of cover: Bert B. Barry.
Content: On cover: vocal selections from The Ameer the new comic opera success in three acts. As produced by the Frank Daniels Opera Company at Wallack's Theatre New York.
Statement of responsibility: lyrics by Frederic Ranken ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ff84fe40-c594-012f-a50e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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The little poster maid