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Title
The cripple creek bandits
Additional title: In gay New York. Cripple Creek bandits. [uniform title]
Additional title: In us you see a disreputable gang! [first line]
Additional title: We're an airy, fairy, cheery, lot of murderers. [first line of chorus]
Names
Kerker, Gustave (1857-1923) (Composer)
Morton, Hugh (1865-1916) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Murderers -- To 1899
Humorous songs
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: 3d annual review, as produced by Canary and Lederer at the N.Y. Casino. [includes list of songs].

Content : Summary: We're serious murderers yet cheery.

Content : Inclues 16 bars of labeled Dance after end of chorus.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Hugh Morton ; music by Gustave Kerker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: f76c05d0-c590-012f-1fbd-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1923: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The cripple creek bandits" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The cripple creek bandits" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 14, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). The cripple creek bandits Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc32-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The cripple creek bandits