Maggie Murphy's home

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Maggie Murphy's home
Additional title: Behind a grammar schoolhouse ina double tenement, I live with my old mother and always pay the rent. [first line]
Additional title: On Sunday night, 'tis my delight and pleasure don't you see. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Reilly and the 400. Maggie Murphy's Home. [uniform title]
Braham, David (1838-1905) (Composer)
Harrigan, Edward (1844-1911) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Wm. A. Pond & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Songs, Irish
Sheet music
Content: On t.p.: As sung in Edward Harrigan's new play entitled Reilly and the 400.
Statement of responsibility: words by Edward Harrigan ; music by Dave Braham.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c324770-c58d-012f-e101-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1838: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Maggie Murphy's home