I'm a poor unhappy maid

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Title
I'm a poor unhappy maid
Additional title: Mr. Bluebeard. I'm a poor unhappy maid. Vocal score.
Names
Jerome, William (1865-1932) (Lyricist)
Starmer (Illustrator)
Schwartz, Jean (1878-1956) (Composer)
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1903.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1903
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Mr. Bluebeard, 1903)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Additional lyrics on p. 5.

Content : As introduced by Eddie Foy in Klaw & Erlanger's great production 'Mr. Bluebeard'--Cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover illustrated by Starmer.

Content : Cover photographs of Eddie Foy, lyricist William Jerome, and composer Jean Schwartz.

Content : Center seam torn; edges frayed and torn; corner repaired with tape.

Content : First line of chorus: I'm a poor unhappy maid.

Content : First line of text: Behold a poor unhappy maid.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Words by William Jerome ; music by Jean Schwartz.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG99-C863
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14693339
UUID: adf778c0-c5fe-012f-4234-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1903: Created
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm a poor unhappy maid" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1903. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/70807c7b-f139-4642-e040-e00a180629c2

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm a poor unhappy maid" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/70807c7b-f139-4642-e040-e00a180629c2

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1903). I'm a poor unhappy maid Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/70807c7b-f139-4642-e040-e00a180629c2

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