Will you be my beau, sir?

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Title
Will you be my beau, sir?
Additional title: I am a very patient girl, but don't you think it awful wrong. [first line]
Additional title: Will you be my beau, sir? [first line of chorus]
Names
Clyde, Harry C. (Lyricist)
Harvey, Hattie (Singer)
Schleiffarth, George (d. 1921) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: Chicago
Publisher: National Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Waltzes
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover contains a drawing of Hattie Harvey.
Content: On cover: As sung by Hattie Harvey.
Statement of responsibility: words by Harry C. Clyde ; music by Geo. Schleiffarth.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f27c3d40-c58e-012f-6903-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Will you be my beau, sir?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f485-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Will you be my beau, sir?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f485-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). Will you be my beau, sir? Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f485-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Will you be my beau, sir?