Gesundheit (To your health)

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Gesundheit (To your health)
Additional title: Fatherland. Gesundheit. [uniform title]
Additional title: Gesundheit, gesundheit, we never say nay. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: This life is made up of the bitter and sweet. [first line]
Altman, Michael (Recipient)
May, Marion (Lyricist)
Kline, Gustave H. (Composer)
Gardner, Charles A. (Singer)
Gardner, Charles A. (Signer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: Chicago
Publisher: Meyer & Brother
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Music Division
Drinking songs
Sheet music
Content: Cover illustration is a detailed engraving of a man partially sitting on a table in a beer hall, with his right hand holding a beer Stein and raised above his head. Kegs of beer lie off to his right side.
Statement of responsibility: composed by Gustave H. Kline.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 401a43a0-c58d-012f-b81e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Gesundheit (To your health)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890.

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Gesundheit (To your health)