Polly, Polly, you're a dolly. [first line of chorus]

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Names
Sheen, C. H. (Cover designer)
Cantlie, Geo. (Composer)
Cantlie, Geo. (Lyricist)
Liné, Hans S. (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: I. Whiteson
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love songs
Waltzes
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design by C.H. Sheen includes semi-abstract pattern of flowers and hearts, with a cupid shooting an arrow into two hearts.

Content : Summary: The narrator is deeply in love with Polly who has agreed to marry him.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by George Cantlie.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 7339b7d0-c595-012f-2b6d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Polly, Polly, you're a dolly. [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eff0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Polly, Polly, you're a dolly. [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eff0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Polly, Polly, you're a dolly. [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eff0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Polly, Polly, you're a dolly. [first line of chorus]