Alexander's ragtime band

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Alexander's ragtime band
Frew, John (Illustrator)
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1911
Place: New York
Publisher: T. Snyder
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 98-134
Songs with piano
Brass bands
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by Frew.
Content: Cover photograph insert of Hazel Lynch.
Content: First line of chorus: Come on and hear, come on and hear, Alexander's ragtime band.
Content: First line of text: Oh, ma honey, oh, ma honey, better hurry and let's meander.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Library's copy imperfect; edges and centerfold torn.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Successfully introduced by Emma Carus--Cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill., ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14326403
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f555f860-c641-012f-ab50-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1911: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alexander's ragtime band" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1911.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Alexander's ragtime band" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2017.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1911). Alexander's ragtime band Retrieved from

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Alexander's ragtime band