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Title
In old Ben Franklin's days
Additional title: The Ameer. In old Ben Franklin's days [uniform title]
Additional title: When great King George ruled o'er the land, a land which now is free [First line of song]
Names
Ranken, Frederic (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Associated objects
Nobility -- England -- 1700-1799
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: as produced by the Frank Daniels Opera Company at Wallack's Theatre New York.
Content: Stamped on cover: Hitchcock's 11 Park Row, N.Y.
Statement of responsibility: words by Frederic Ranken ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dedb8e90-c594-012f-8e57-58d385a7bc34
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. "In old Ben Franklin's days" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec08-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "In old Ben Franklin's days" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec08-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). In old Ben Franklin's days Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec08-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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In old Ben Franklin's days