String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie

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Title
String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie
Additional title: A winsome widow. String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie. Vocal score.
Names
Jerome, William (1865-1932) (Lyricist)
Pfeiffer, E. H. (Illustrator)
Mayer, Henry (1868-1954) (Illustrator)
Schwartz, Jean (1878-1956) (Composer)
Collection

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

Sheet music, 1912.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place: New York
Publisher: Jerome & Schwartz
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (A winsome widow, 1912)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Top edges worn.
Content: Cover illustrated by Hy-Mayer (lower left corner) and E.H. Pfeiffer (lower right corner)
Content: First line of text of chorus: String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie.
Content: First line of text: What's the matter Billy, whispered Rosie.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Introduced by Brice and King in F. Ziegfeld Jr's Moulin Rouge success A Winsome Widow--Printed on cover, left of center.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by William Jerome ; music by Jean Schwartz.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-C110
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693458
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e115e2b0-c5fe-012f-f81c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1912: Created
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-cae8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-cae8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1912). String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-cae8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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String a ring of roses 'round your Rosie