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Title
Sister Susie's sewing shirts for soldiers
Names
Weston, R. P. (Robert P.), 1878-1936 (Lyricist)
Darewski, Herman, 1883-1947 (Composer)
Collection

War songs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1914
Place: New York
Publisher: Francis Day & Hunter : T.B. Harms & Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: P.S. War songs.
Topics
Blackface entertainers
World War, 1914-1918 -- Women
Jolson, Al, d. 1950
Popular music -- United States -- 1911-1920
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work
Genres
Scores
Popular music
Notes
Content: "Al Jolson's sensational success"--Cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover photographs of Al Jolson, one in blackface.
Content: First line of chorus: Sister Susie's sewing shirts for soldiers.
Content: First line of text: Sister Susie's sewing in the kitchen on a Singer.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: written by R.P. Weston ; composed by Hermann E. Darewski.
Date: Copyright date: 1914
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG98-C128
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14527962
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4499f250-c623-012f-6659-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Creator Born
  • 1914: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sister Susie's sewing shirts for soldiers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4499f250-c623-012f-6659-58d385a7bc34

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sister Susie's sewing shirts for soldiers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4499f250-c623-012f-6659-58d385a7bc34

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Sister Susie's sewing shirts for soldiers Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4499f250-c623-012f-6659-58d385a7bc34

Wikipedia Citation

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Sister Susie's sewing shirts for soldiers