The frolic of the bells

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Title
The frolic of the bells
Additional title: In old Ireland lived a sexton, hale and gray; in the belfry he'd been king for many a day. [First line of song]
Names
Archer, Chas. (Composer)
Archer, Chas. (Lyricist)
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
Bells
Churches -- Ireland
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration features sexton in church belfry ringing bells.
Statement of responsibility: by Chas. Archer.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 778d56a0-c594-012f-d959-58d385a7bc34
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. "The frolic of the bells" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec75-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The frolic of the bells" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec75-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). The frolic of the bells Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec75-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The frolic of the bells