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Truly, truly!
Additional title: An American beauty. Truly, truly. Vocal score.\
Morton, Hugh (1865-1916) (Lyricist)
Kerker, Gustave (1857-1923) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1896.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: The New York Public Library
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (An American beauty, 1896)
Sheet music
Content : As produced by Lillian Russell Opera Company at the N. Y. Casino, under the direction of Canary and Lederer--Left center of cover.

Content : Cameo portrait of Lillian Russell, left center of cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Digitized by The New York Public Library.

Content : First line of text of [chorus]: Truly, truly, I love you.

Content : First line of text: They say that my Nelly's a gay young deceiver.

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 Hugh Morton ; music by Gustave Kerker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14693436
UUID: 9c2083d0-c5fe-012f-a7d0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1896: Created
  • 1916: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Truly, truly!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Truly, truly!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). Truly, truly! Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Truly, truly!