Won't we have a high old time when the boys come marching home. [first line of chorus]

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Names
Hayden, Joe (Composer)
Hayden, Joe (Lyricist)
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Arranger)
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
Soldiers -- American -- 1890-1899
Homecoming
Dewey, George, 1837-1917 -- Commemoration
Ragtime music
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Sung nightly by America's phenomenal girl baritone, Ola Hayden. Cover includes photograph of Ola Hayden.

Content : Piano part of chorus is supplied with alternative "rag time" accompaniment.

Content: Summary: Praises the men who return from war, including Dewey, the son of the narrator's family.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 5bbb2530-c595-012f-a8c8-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Won't we have a high old time when the boys come marching home. [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f028-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Won't we have a high old time when the boys come marching home. [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f028-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Won't we have a high old time when the boys come marching home. [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f028-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Won't we have a high old time when the boys come marching home. [first line of chorus]