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Title
Oh! Uncle John
Additional title: Maiden Ruth one day came into town, just to see her uncle dear. [first line]
Additional title: Oh! Uncle John, isn't it nice on Broadway. [first line of chorus]
Names
Gilmore, Kittie (Singer)
McGlennon, Felix, 1856-1943 (Composer)
Stocking, Charles J. (Dedicatee)
McGlennon, Felix, 1856-1943 (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Publisher: Spaulding & Gray
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
New York (N.Y.)
Tourists
Humorous songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: The latest New York and London success...sung with the greatest possible success by Miss Kittie Gilmore, the gifted comedienne.
Content: Cover inclues photograph of Kittie Gilmore with caption: Poor Maiden Ruth.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Felix McGlennon.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 851ffb70-c590-012f-2bf7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh! Uncle John" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1619-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh! Uncle John" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1619-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). Oh! Uncle John Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1619-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Oh! Uncle John