Your marriages here are certainly queer, I do not see what's the attraction. [first line of song]

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Names
Jones, Sidney (1861-1946) (Composer)
Ross, Adrian (1859-1933) (Lyricist)
Greenbank, Harry (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: Cincinnati ; Chicago; New York ; [etc.]
Publisher: The John Church Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Marriage
Humorous songs
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design includes drawing of two Asian men, one holding a banner emblazoned with title information, and the other holding a banner containing publisher information.

Content : Includes 27 measures at end of vocal part labeled "dance."

Content : Summary: The narrator humorously comments on marriage customs and relationships between men and women.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry Greenbank & Adrian Ross ; music by Sidney Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 85007af0-c595-012f-a71e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1946: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Your marriages here are certainly queer, I do not see what's the attraction. [first line of song]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efb4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Your marriages here are certainly queer, I do not see what's the attraction. [first line of song]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efb4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Your marriages here are certainly queer, I do not see what's the attraction. [first line of song] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efb4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Your marriages here are certainly queer, I do not see what's the attraction. [first line of song]