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Title
Because I love my girl
Additional title: O, how I love my girl! She is all the world to me. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The dearest little creature is she whom I adore. [first line]
Names
Ivison, Eward (Composer)
Lind, W. Murdoch (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: The New York Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Couples
Love songs
Waltzes
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes reproduction of a painting showing a man and woman walking in a park.

Content : [A young pair walking along the garden.]

Content : Summary: The narrator is enraptured by love for his girlfriend.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by W. Murdoch Lind ; music by Eward Ivison.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: e48ab3a0-c590-012f-eb82-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Because I love my girl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc16-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Because I love my girl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 12, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc16-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Because I love my girl Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc16-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Because I love my girl