Along came Ruth

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Along came Ruth
Berlin, Irving (1888-1989) (Composer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1914
Place: New York
Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-305
Songs with piano
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: Caption title.
Content: Dedicated to and sung in Henry W. Savage's production of the Pine Tree comedy: 'Along came Ruth'--Bottom center of cover.
Content: First line of chorus: I was growing very fond of Molly.
Content: First line of text: I had girls by the score.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Irving Berlin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14654734
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f8118940-c641-012f-39c6-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1888: Creator Born
  • 1914: Created
  • 1989: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Along came Ruth" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Along came Ruth" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 21, 2017.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Along came Ruth Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Along came Ruth