At the steeple chase

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At the steeple chase
Additional title: Cover title: At the steeplechase : song and chorus
Walker, Warren R (Lyricist)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1902
Place: [New York?]
Publisher: Warren R. Walker
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-311
Songs with piano
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: Additional verses printed on inside cover.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Published expressly for Geo. C. Tilyou. Great Steeplechase Park, Coney Island--Bottom of cover.
Content: Respectfully dedicated to Mr. Geo. C. Tilyou--Top of cover.
Content: Cameo photograph of Warren R. Walker; "1900" hand-written below photograph.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Center seam and edges torn and repaired with tape; edges torn and frayed; corner of back cover missing.
Content: Cover depicts seashore and Great Steeplechase Park at Coney Island, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Content: First line of chorus: At the steeple chase.
Content: First line of text: I went to Coney Island.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Warren R. Walker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14661853
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fc1384d0-c641-012f-d923-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1902: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At the steeple chase" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1902.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At the steeple chase" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 23, 2017.

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At the steeple chase