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Title
Sleepy-headed little Mary Green
Additional title: A simple country maiden was sweet little Mary Green. [first line]
Additional title: And she'd go like this, (yawn). [first line of chorus]
Names
Gage, George W. (Lyricist)
Gage, George W. (Composer)
Templeton, Fay (1865-1939) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Publisher: Geo. W. Gage
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
City & town life
Country life
Social classes
Etiquette
Yawning
Betrothal
Humorous songs
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Fay Templeton.
Content: Descriptive subtitle: A yawning song.
Content: Supplement to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Sunday, April 15, 1900.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by George W. Gage.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3235c5a0-c597-012f-4012-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sleepy-headed little Mary Green" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ed63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sleepy-headed little Mary Green" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ed63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). Sleepy-headed little Mary Green Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ed63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Sleepy-headed little Mary Green