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Title
Hunting for a happy [little] home in Harlem
Additional title: "Good morning, Mister Janitor," those were my opening words. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I took my wife, Eliza Jane, I took my Lulu, too! [first line]
Names
Harrison, Louis (1859-1936) (Lyricist)
Sloane, A. Baldwin (Alfred Baldwin) (1872-1926) (Composer)
Hobart, George V. (George Vere) (1867-1926) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York ; Chicago ; [etc.]
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Apartments
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- 1900-1909
Polygamy
Humorous songs
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Broadway to Tokio. [musicals]
Content: Descriptive subtitle: Mormon's Song.
Statement of responsibility: words by Louis Harrison and Geo. Hobart ; music by A.B. Sloane.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 66a420c0-c596-012f-50b5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Hunting for a happy [little] home in Harlem" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Hunting for a happy [little] home in Harlem" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). Hunting for a happy [little] home in Harlem Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hunting for a happy [little] home in Harlem