Down by the Erie Canal

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Title
Down by the Erie Canal
Additional title: Hello Broadway. Down by the Erie Canal. Vocal score.
Names
Barbelle (1888-1957) (Illustrator)
Cohan, George M. (George Michael) (1878-1942) (Composer)
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1915.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1915
Place: New York
Publisher: Cohan & Harris
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Hello Broadway, 1915)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: Center seam torn.
Content: Cohan and Harris' musical revue Hello Broadway with Geo. M. Cohan and William Collier--Cover.
Content: First line of chorus: Down by the Erie, there waits my pal.
Content: First line of text: If you want to make good in a Broadway show.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Photograph of George Cohan and William Collier, shaking hands, superimposed upon cover illustrated by Barbelle.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric and music by Geo. M. Cohan.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C822
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14676428
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0e8f20c0-c5ff-012f-7c2b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1915: Created
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down by the Erie Canal" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cf41-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down by the Erie Canal" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cf41-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1915). Down by the Erie Canal Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cf41-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Down by the Erie Canal