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Title
Take me down to Coney Island
Additional title: In gay New York. Take me down to Coney Island. [uniform title]
Additional title: Tkae me down to Coney Island by the sea. [first line]
Names
Kerker, Gustave, 1857-1923 (Composer)
Morton, Hugh, 1865-1916 (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Sailing
Musicals
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: 3d annual review as produced by Canary and Lederer at the N.Y. Casino.
Content: Summary: Take me to Coney Island to go boating or bathing.
Statement of responsibility: words by Hugh Morton ; music by Gustave Kerker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10826013
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21757455
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a98a8d70-c591-012f-4699-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1923: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take me down to Coney Island" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take me down to Coney Island" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). Take me down to Coney Island Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Take me down to Coney Island