A gal I knew, a nice gal too, 'till someone told her she knew how to act [First line of song]

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Names
Von Tilzer, Harry (1872-1946) (Composer)
Diamond, George H. (Singer)
Heelan, Will A. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Wm. C. Dunn & Co. ; Shapiro Bernstein & Von Tilzer
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Actresses -- 1890-1899
Minstrel shows -- 1800-1899
Actors -- 1890-1920
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover illustration features African American woman singing "Oo, Oo, Oo."

Content : Inset of photograph of Geo. H. Diamond on cover.

Content : On cover: rendered by Geo. H. Diamond.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Will A. Heelan ; music by Harry Von Tilzer.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: bda99320-c594-012f-027e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1872: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1946: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A gal I knew, a nice gal too, 'till someone told her she knew how to act [First line of song]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec2d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A gal I knew, a nice gal too, 'till someone told her she knew how to act [First line of song]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec2d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). A gal I knew, a nice gal too, 'till someone told her she knew how to act [First line of song] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec2d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A gal I knew, a nice gal too, 'till someone told her she knew how to act [First line of song]