Sweet Rosalie

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Title
Sweet Rosalie
Additional title: Dear sweet Rosalie, why won't you name the day? [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I am in love with a maiden, who says she's in love with me. [first line of song]
Names
McCabe, Alex. F. (Composer)
Trevelyan, Arthur (Lyricist)
Starmer (Cover designer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: George L. Spaulding
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Marriage
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Flowers -- 1800-1899
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design by Starmer includes drawings of flowers.
Content: Descriptive subtitle on cover: Waltz song.
Content: Summary: The narrator is in love with Rosalie and she with him, but she can't decide on the day to be married.
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur Trevelyan ; music by Alex. F. McCabe.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a6f9a8e0-c595-012f-86d0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sweet Rosalie" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sweet Rosalie" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Sweet Rosalie Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef92-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Sweet Rosalie