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Gone to glory
Additional title: Gone to glory, he's gone flip, flap. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Listen while I sing of a very funny thing. [first line]
Haviland, J. Butler (Lyricist)
Haviland, J. Butler (Composer)
Lucas, Sam (1840-1916) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Dresser ; Maurice Richmond Music Co. Inc.
Library locations
Music Division
Characters and characteristics
Lost persons
Humorous songs
Sheet music
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
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f9a86510-c597-012f-fe31-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Gone to glory