The way to ask a girl to marry

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Names
Hall and Herbert (Singer)
Friedman, Leo (1869-1927) (Composer)
Browne, Raymond A. (1871-1922 ) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Date Issued: 1901
Place Term: [Chicago]
Publisher: Sol. Bloom
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Couples
Marriage proposals
Bashfulness
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes photograph of Hall and Herbert in costume.

Content : Published as the music supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Sunday, Oct. 13, 1901, pp. 5-8.

Content : Cover design includes stylized drawing of a woman sitting on a couch with a man on his knees, presumably making a marriage proposal.

Content : Summary: The narrator suggests the manner in which a man can propose marriage to a woman.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Raymond A. Browne ; music by Leo Friedman.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: bdf512b0-c595-012f-3db9-58d385a7bc34

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. "The way to ask a girl to marry" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The way to ask a girl to marry" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1901). The way to ask a girl to marry Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef63-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The way to ask a girl to marry