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Names
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Composer)
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Lyricist)
King, Charles (1889-1944) (Singer)
Donigan, Johnnie (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: San Francisco, Cal.
Publisher: Lee Johnson & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Waltzes
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Summary: No other girl compares to Rosie Carey, the narrator's girlfriend.

Content : Cover design includes a thumbnail photograph of Lee Johnson.

Content : On cover: A first night hit featured by Irene Franklin, Lydia Barry, Johnnie Carroll, Kelly & Violette, Walter Talbot, and other leading artists.

Content : On cover: Sung nightly by the famous contra-tenor Charles King of the Gypsy Quintette; cover includes photograph of Charles King with a facsimile of his signature.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Lee Johnson.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 8122df70-c595-012f-acf2-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rosie Carey" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f003-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rosie Carey" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f003-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Rosie Carey Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f003-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Rosie Carey