Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie

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Title
Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie
Additional title: Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie, would that you were mine again. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie. [alternative title]
Additional title: We were sweethearts long ago, sweethearts were Nellie and I. [first line]
Names
DeMar, Carrie (Dedicatee)
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Composer)
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Separation (Psychology)
Love songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Dedication above caption title: To Miss Carrie De Mar.
Content: Carrie DeMar was Joseph Hart's [real name: Joseph Hart Boudrow] wife.
Content: Lacking cover.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Joseph Hart.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b324b9b0-c58e-012f-2872-58d385a7bc34
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. "Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893). Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Nellie to me is a queen, or, Nellie, Nellie, pretty Nellie