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Title
When Cupid comes a' knocking at the door
Additional title: Little Robinson Crusoe. When Cupid comes a' knocking at the door. [uniform title]
Additional title: When Cupid comes a knocking at the door. [first line]
Additional title: When you hear the gntle tap at the artful little chap. [first line of chorus]
Names
Flanner, Joseph (Other)
Luders, Gustav (1865-1913) (Composer)
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
MacDonald, Sadie (Singer)
Farrington, Adele (1867-1936) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Copyright Date: 1895
Place: Boston : New York : Chicago
Publisher: White-Smith Music Publishing Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Cupids
Love songs
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom right: Joseph Flanner, music dealer, 211-215 Grand Ave., Milwaukee, Wis.
Content: On cover: As sung in Little Robinson Crusoe at the Schiller Theatre, Chicago by Sadie MacDonald and Adele Farrington.
Content: Cover includes a photograph of a young woman [probably Sadie MacDonald] in costume. Cover design by Thorburn, Inv.
Statement of responsibility: [music by] Gustav Lüders ; [words by] Harry B. Smith.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ca9ea1c0-c590-012f-7cf3-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Copyright date
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When Cupid comes a' knocking at the door" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68a30ed5-b06a-0660-e040-e00a180611c7

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When Cupid comes a' knocking at the door" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68a30ed5-b06a-0660-e040-e00a180611c7

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). When Cupid comes a' knocking at the door Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68a30ed5-b06a-0660-e040-e00a180611c7

Wikipedia Citation

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When Cupid comes a' knocking at the door