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Title
The beauties on our line
Additional title: A pretty blue-eyed maiden, with a booklet in her hand. [first line]
Additional title: We love them all, those Southern girls; we love their sunny land. [first line of chorus]
Names
Barry, T. E. (Composer)
Durand, Herbert (Lyricist)
Townsend, H. C. (Other)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: [St. Louis]
Publisher: T.E. Barry
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Waltzes
St. Louis, Iron Mountain, and Southern Railway Company
Women -- Southern States
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover has 15 drawings containing portraits of women, each with a caption of different cities.
Content: Dedication on cover at top right: Dedicated to the St. Louis Iron Mountain and Southern [Railway]. Iron Mountain route.
Content: On cover at bottom right: Compliments of H. C. Townsend, general passenger and ticket agent, the Missouri Pacific Railway Co., and leased, operated and independent lines, St. Louis, Mo.
Content: Summary: A little girl reads a booklet while her father explains that the pictures depict women from various towns in the southern United States.
Statement of responsibility: words by Herbert Durand ; music by T.E. Barry.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e29b80b0-c590-012f-4f93-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The beauties on our line" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc13-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The beauties on our line" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc13-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). The beauties on our line Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc13-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The beauties on our line