Elsie from Chelsea

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Elsie from Chelsea
Additional title: Elsie from Chelsea! I can think of nobody else-ie. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Riding one morning, my fare I'd just paid, oh, what a lovely day! [first line]
Dacre, Harry (1860-1922) (Composer)
Dacre, Harry (1860-1922) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: Edward B. Marks Music Corporation
Library locations
Music Division
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Love songs
Sheet music
Content: Decorative border printed in blue and purple ink.
Content: Summary: The narrator meets a girl named Elsie, takes her out, and winds up marrying her.
Content: Collective cover page: Old time favorites (with list of songs).
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Harry Dacre.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0df204f0-c591-012f-885b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Elsie from Chelsea" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc51-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Elsie from Chelsea" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc51-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Elsie from Chelsea Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc51-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Elsie from Chelsea