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Title
Yankee pigs" and now they "Remembered the Maine"
Additional title: Now, if you want to scare a "Donk" so bad he'll leave his meal. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: You "remember'd the Maine!" and your well-train'd "Yankee pigs" [first line of song]
Names
Schley, Winfield Scott (1839-1911) (Dedicatee)
Shafter, William Rufus (1835-1906) (Dedicatee)
Allen, Brint G. (Composer)
Allen, Brint G. (Lyricist)
Merritt, Wesley (1834-1910) (Dedicatee)
Dewey, George (1837-1917) (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Brint. G. Allen
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Spanish-American War, 1898
Flags -- American -- 1890-1899
Maine (Battleship)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Note near caption title: The words of this piece were suggested by the many references to Americans by Gen. Weyler and several Spanish journals as "Yankee pigs."
Content: Cover includes drawing of an American flag.
Content: Summary: Despizes the enemy and congratulates the American forces that won the Spanish-American war.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Brint. G. Allen.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): de7cbca0-c595-012f-aa85-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1911: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Yankee pigs" and now they "Remembered the Maine"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Yankee pigs" and now they "Remembered the Maine"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Yankee pigs" and now they "Remembered the Maine" Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Yankee pigs" and now they "Remembered the Maine"