All aboard for Sleepy-land: a charming children's song

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Names
Gage, George W. (Composer)
Gage, George W. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Date Issued: 1903
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: Bowen & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Railroads -- Trains
Sleeping
Dreaming -- 1800-1899
Children -- United States -- 1890-1899
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover designed by N. Bisby [?] features babies riding a train made of cradles with one baby holding a candle.

Content : Music supplement of Hearst's Chicago American, Chicago, Sunday, May 31, 1903 - pages 5-8.

Content : Train is traveling on a track made of stars in the direction of houses designed to look like sleeping people wearing red slumber caps.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by George H. Gage.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 407143a0-c594-012f-70f5-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date (Approximate)
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "All aboard for Sleepy-land: a charming children's song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1903. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecc7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "All aboard for Sleepy-land: a charming children's song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecc7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1903). All aboard for Sleepy-land: a charming children's song Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecc7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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All aboard for Sleepy-land: a charming children's song