My melancholy baby

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Title
My melancholy baby
Names
Norton, George A. (Lyricist)
Burnett, Ernie (1884-1959) (Composer)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place: New York
Publisher: Theron C. Bennett
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-325
Topics
Songs with piano
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content: As sung by Carrie McManus--Printed above an on a portrait of McManus.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Edges worn.
Content: First line of chorus: Come to me my melancholy baby.
Content: First line of text: Come sweetheart mine, don't sit and pine.
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 by Geo. A. Norton ; music by Ernie Burnett.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-C64
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693501
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 413cfa60-c642-012f-b83e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My melancholy baby" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-53c2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My melancholy baby" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-53c2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1912). My melancholy baby Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-53c2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My melancholy baby