The girl behind the man behind the gun

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Title
The girl behind the man behind the gun
Additional title: God bless her noble image, she's our star and guiding light [First line of chorus]
Additional title: The world today is ringing with our fame [First line of song]
Names
Klein, Manuel, 1876-1919 (Composer)
Klein, Manuel, 1876-1919 (Lyricist)
Mackey, Julie (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: The International Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Soldiers -- American -- 1890-1899
Soldiers -- Family relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: sung by Julie Mackey. Inset of two photographs of Julie Mackey in different costumes.
Content: Supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, March 4, 1900, pp. 5-8.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7af6d820-c594-012f-7ab4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1876: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The girl behind the man behind the gun" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The girl behind the man behind the gun" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). The girl behind the man behind the gun Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The girl behind the man behind the gun