At Mammy's fireside

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At Mammy's fireside
Starmer (Illustrator)
Carroll, Harry (1892-1962) (Composer)
MacDonald, Ballard (1882-1935) (Lyricist)

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

Sheet music, 1913.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1913
Place: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Honeymoon express, 1913)
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1911-1920
Sheet music
Content: "Sung by Al Jolson in the big Winter Garden success"--Cover.
Content: Cameo photograph of Paul Russell Stone, lower left corner of cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by Starmer.
Content: First line of chorus: I can see her right there, in her old rockin' chair.
Content: First line of text: On the Mississippi, there's a place where I often wish I could be.
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 Ballard McDonald ; music by Harry Carroll.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528544
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e320bb20-c5fe-012f-0f55-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1913: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At Mammy's fireside" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1913.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At Mammy's fireside" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016.

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At Mammy's fireside