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Title
The boys are marching alone
Additional title: The boys are coming, I hear them drumming. [first line]
Additional title: Trumpets sound and salute the boys in blue. [first line of chorus]

Names
Branen, Jeff T. (Lyricist)
Friedman, Leo (1869-1927) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: Sol Bloom
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Celebrations
Marching -- 1900-1999
Soldiers -- American -- 1900-1909
Patriotic music
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: A woman looking out a window as soldiers march by. [illustration]

Content : Music supplement of the Boston Sunday Herald, Aug. 28th, 1904.

Content : On cover: [Female portrait]

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Jeffrey T. Branen ; music by Leo Friedman.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: b66a0bc0-c597-012f-dcb5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Wikipedia Citation

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The boys are marching alone