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Title
A new York girl is good enough for me
Additional title: Ev'ry young man has his sweetheart, in the this world's great mystic maze. [first line of song]
Additional title: She's just a plain New Yorker, from the dear old Empire State. [first line of chorus]
Names
Berl, Herman (Composer)
Kingsley, Pierce (Lyricist)
Carpenter, Charlotte Marion (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Recker, Vogler & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Women -- New York (State)
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedication on cover: Dedicated to Charlotte Marion Carpenter. Cover includes photograph of Carpenter resting on [her father's?] shoulder.
Content: Subtitle on cover: A dainty waltz song & chorus.
Content: Summary: There is no better girl than those from New York State.
Statement of responsibility: words by Pierce Kingsley ; music by Herman Berl.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 550fe5e0-c595-012f-414a-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. "A new York girl is good enough for me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f01e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A new York girl is good enough for me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f01e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). A new York girl is good enough for me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f01e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A new York girl is good enough for me