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Title
When the boys go marching by
Additional title: Marching on their way on a summer's day. [first line of song]
Additional title: When the boys go marching by, on their way to do or die. [first line of chorus]
Names
Doty, Charles W. (Composer)
Doty, Charles W. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: Doty and Brill
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Flags -- American -- 1900-1909
Soldiers -- American -- 1900-1909
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design includes drawings of rifles arranged as tripods, American flags, and photograph of an unidentified man in soldier uniform.
Content: On cover: Sung and introduced by Manuel Romain of West's Minstrels.
Content: Summary: Soldier boys are admired by people in general as well as their girlfriends.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Chas. W. Doty
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 698faaf0-c599-012f-2603-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

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Wikipedia Citation

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When the boys go marching by