A splinter from my father's wooden leg

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Title
A splinter from my father's wooden leg
Additional title: As through life I sadly wander. [first line]
Additional title: Tis a splinter, just a splinter from my father's wooden leg. [first line of chorus]
Names
Wink, Josh (Lyricist)
Dillon, Harry (Lyricist)
Dillon, John (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Reminiscing
Fathers and sons
Peg Legs
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words by Josh Wink and Harry Dillon ; music by John Dillon.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0c7ad090-c599-012f-f635-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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A splinter from my father's wooden leg