You'll be happy if I go

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Names
Chapel, Clarence M. (Composer)
Gillespie, Arthur (Lyricist)
Orpheus Quartet (Singer)
Keller, Edgar (1868-1932) (Cover designer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place Term: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Chrysanthemums
Runaways
Man-woman relationships
Pathos
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design by Edgar Keller includes drawing of chrysanthemums.

Content : Dedication above caption title: Dedicated to "you."

Content : On cover: An instantaneous hit with the Orpheus Quartette; cover includes photoraphs of member of the Orpheus Quartet: W.A. Huffer, Geo. F. Ford, Wm. Hannen, and C.A. Figg.

Content : Summary: A couple who had known each other since childhood pledge love, but the woman goes off with another man, while the original man reminds her that he will always love her; her husband runs away and she falls upon misfortune until she receives a letter from her original man saying that he still loves her.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Arthur Gillespie ; music by Clarence M. Chapel
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 80b80040-c599-012f-05a8-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You'll be happy if I go" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97f46831-21b6-c9d5-e040-e00a1806190b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You'll be happy if I go" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97f46831-21b6-c9d5-e040-e00a1806190b

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