Don't try to knock a chip from Riley's shoulder

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Names
Wheeler, J. W. (James W.) (Composer)
Wheeler, J. W. (James W.) (Lyricist)
Buell, F. L. (Owner)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: Boston ; [etc.]
Publisher: Oliver Ditson Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Characters and characteristics
Songs, Irish
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Signature of former owner on cover at top: F. L. Buell, December 1, 1896.

Content : Summary: Riley and his wife are recent arrivals in America from Ireland; Riley is bold, so don't cross him.

Statement of Responsibility: Song and chorus by J.W. Wheeler.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 05e08750-c591-012f-6c8c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Don't try to knock a chip from Riley's shoulder" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc47-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Don't try to knock a chip from Riley's shoulder" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc47-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Don't try to knock a chip from Riley's shoulder Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc47-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Don't try to knock a chip from Riley's shoulder