Listen while I sing of a very funny thing. [first line]

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Names
Haviland, J. Butler (Lyricist)
Haviland, J. Butler (Composer)
Lucas, Sam (1840-1916) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Dresser ; Maurice Richmond Music Co. Inc.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Characters and characteristics
Irish
Searching
Lost persons
Humorous songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Photograph of Sam Lucas.

Content : Stamp on cover: Wm. E. Page, music dealer, 1220 T Street, Sacramento, Cal., phone main 147OR.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by J. Butler Haviland.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: f9a86510-c597-012f-fe31-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Listen while I sing of a very funny thing. [first line]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fc1dc1b-1556-aaab-e040-e00a18065659

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Listen while I sing of a very funny thing. [first line]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fc1dc1b-1556-aaab-e040-e00a18065659

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. Listen while I sing of a very funny thing. [first line] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fc1dc1b-1556-aaab-e040-e00a18065659

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Listen while I sing of a very funny thing. [first line]