Hello ma Ragtime gal

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Hello ma Ragtime gal
Additional title: From my window in the attic, ev'ry evening when the moon has come to cast [First line of song]
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Lyricist)
Dreyfus, Max (1874-1964) (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
African American men
African American women
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Sheet music
Content: Cover illustration features African American man dressed in tails with top hat and cane in hand, speaking with an African American woman who is looking out her 2nd story open window in the evening.
Statement of responsibility: words by Andrew B. Sterling ; music by Max Dreyfus.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 984e0010-c594-012f-2b20-58d385a7bc34
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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. "Hello ma Ragtime gal" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec50-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Hello ma Ragtime gal" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec50-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Hello ma Ragtime gal Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec50-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Hello ma Ragtime gal