Oh, if iv'ry young gel wuz a blackbird or thrush. [first line]

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Names
Edwards, Julian (1855-1910) (Composer)
Stange, Stanislaus (d. 1917) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: Cincinnati ; New York ; Chicago
Publisher: The John Church Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Humorous songs
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Vocal and instrumental selections from the phenomenal operatic success Brian Boru.

Content : Summary: A duet between the characters Baby and O'Hara with Irish and [Scottish?] accents, in which they tell of the characteristics of men and women and how they meet.

Content : Cover printed in light brown ink.

Statement of Responsibility: Written by Stanislaus Stance ; composed by Julian Edwards.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: ea600440-c590-012f-fc78-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1855: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh, if iv'ry young gel wuz a blackbird or thrush. [first line]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc1f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh, if iv'ry young gel wuz a blackbird or thrush. [first line]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc1f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Oh, if iv'ry young gel wuz a blackbird or thrush. [first line] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc1f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Oh, if iv'ry young gel wuz a blackbird or thrush. [first line]