I couldn't stand to see my baby lose

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Names
Cobb, Will D. (1876-1930) (Lyricist)
Edwards, Gus (1879-1945) (Composer)
Allman, Dan (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Interpersonal relations
Gambling -- 1890-1899
Poker
Racetracks (Horse racing)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover illustration by Bert Cobb of caricature of African American couple sitting on a love seat with a small dog by the woman's side.

Content : On cover: successfully sung by Mr. Dan Allman; inset of photograph on cover of Dan Allman.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Will D. Cobb ; music by Gus Edwards.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: a99e4090-c594-012f-4b56-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1876: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1930: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I couldn't stand to see my baby lose" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec69-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I couldn't stand to see my baby lose" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec69-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). I couldn't stand to see my baby lose Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec69-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I couldn't stand to see my baby lose