I don't want to play in your yard

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Names
Wingate, Philip (Lyricist)
Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.) (1857-1925)
Collection

Published music.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1894
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: Petrie Music
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-358
Topics
Songs (High voice) with piano
Popular music -- United States -- To 1901
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam separating; edges frayed and torn.

Content : Cover photographs of young performer, identified as Pearl, and Fern Melrose.

Content : First line of chorus: I don't want to play in your yard.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : To the ladies of the Charity Circle, La Porte, Ind.--Top edge of cover.

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

Content : You can't play in our yard any more--Printed bottom of cover.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Philip Wingate ; music by H. W. Petrie.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG99-C854
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14693324
UUID: 2108ff80-c642-012f-3194-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I don't want to play in your yard" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f2505d5-2aba-a821-e040-e00a180639b9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I don't want to play in your yard" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f2505d5-2aba-a821-e040-e00a180639b9

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894). I don't want to play in your yard Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f2505d5-2aba-a821-e040-e00a180639b9

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I don't want to play in your yard