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The Irish jubilee
Additional title: Oh, a short time ago boys, an Irishman named Doherty was elected to the senate by a very large majority. [first line]
Lawlor, Chas. B. (Charles B.) (1852-1925) (Composer)
Thornton, James (1861-1938) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Jerry Vogel Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Humorous songs
Songs, Irish
Sheet music
Content: Cover illustration (of a more recent vintage) shows images and titles of four Irish songs in the series. For the Irish Jubille it shows gentlemen in top hats drinking at a bar.
Ownership: CBS Inc.
Statement of responsibility: words by James Thornton ; music by Chas. Lawler.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 53fc7f90-c58d-012f-2508-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1852: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1925: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Irish jubilee" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Irish jubilee" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 24, 2017.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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The Irish jubilee