I ain't got no happy home to leave

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Title
I ain't got no happy home to leave
Additional title: An actorman on a one night stand met a girl who sent each day a note or two. [first line]
Additional title: I ain't got no happy home to leave. [first line of chorus]
Names
Helf, J. Fred (Lyricist)
Helf, J. Fred (Composer)
Dockstader, Lew. (1856-1924) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: Feist & Frankenthaler
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Actors
Interpersonal relations
Money -- United States
Man-woman relationships
Home
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Lew. Dockstader.
Content: The Sunday World Album. Supplement to the New York World. Sunday, March 4th, 1900.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by J. Fred Helf.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6b8c3ac0-c596-012f-6084-58d385a7bc34
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. "I ain't got no happy home to leave" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eead-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I ain't got no happy home to leave" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eead-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). I ain't got no happy home to leave Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eead-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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I ain't got no happy home to leave