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Names
Englander, Ludwig (1853-1914) (Composer)
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Seabrooke, Thomas Q. (Thomas Quigley) (1860-1913) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Edward Schuberth & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Harems
Humorous songs
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Musical supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Oct. 1, 1899.

Content : Summary: comic song sung by the character Maginnis Pasha; he tells the story of how he was shipwrecked and landed off the coast of Turkey where he was taken captive, made a pasha, and given a harem; chorus and remaining two verses describe the joys, troubles, and foibles of maintaining a harem.

Content : Cover design includes drawing of a woman in supposed Turkish harem costume.

Content : Cover design includes photograph of Thomas Q. Seabrooke.

Content : On cover: As sung by Thomas Q. Seabrooke in George W. Lederer's latest great success at the New York Casino.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Ludwig Englander.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 65a946d0-c595-012f-d7be-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1914: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Only a hundred girls" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Only a hundred girls" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Only a hundred girls Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efde-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Only a hundred girls