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Title
The early owl
Additional title: An owl once lived in a hollow tree, too hoot. [first line]
Names
Barnabee, Henry Clay, 1833-1917 (Dedicatee)
Raymond, E. Marcy (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Owls
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Song contains passages where singer is supposed to imitate the sound of owls.
Content: On cover: dedicated to and sung by H. C. Barnabee. Words taken from the "San Francisco News Letter."
Statement of responsibility: music by E. Marcy Raymond.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (10 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10826013
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 68c9a7d0-c58e-012f-5acc-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

  • 1833: Creator Born
  • 1893: Issued
  • 1917: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The early owl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4c1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The early owl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4c1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). The early owl Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4c1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The early owl