It's awfully nice to be a regular soldier

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Title
It's awfully nice to be a regular soldier
Additional title: All around the town. [first line]
Additional title: For it's awfully nice to be a regular soldier. [first line of chorus]
Names
Cobb, Will D. (1876-1930) (Lyricist)
Edwards, Gus (1879-1945) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Dresser
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Military parades & ceremonies
Pride
Soldiers -- American -- 1900-1909
Military bands -- American -- 1900-1999
Marches (Voice with piano)
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedication on cover: Dedicated to Company C, 22nd Inf., U. S. V. I. by the author.
Content: On cover: Soldiers marching in a parade. [illustration]
Statement of responsibility: words by Will D. Cobb ; music by Gus. Edwards.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 52fe5380-c598-012f-e5ca-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1876: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1930: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It's awfully nice to be a regular soldier" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91e1e33e-b3e2-73c7-e040-e00a180659a1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It's awfully nice to be a regular soldier" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/91e1e33e-b3e2-73c7-e040-e00a180659a1

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Wikipedia Citation

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It's awfully nice to be a regular soldier