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Title
Mary Lou
Additional title: Down by the hill there's a school house, not very far from the town [First line of song]
Additional title: Ev'ry day when school is over, brighter seems the world and sweet [First line of chorus]
Names
Jessup, E.S. (Composer)
Jessup, E.S. (Lyricist)
Marshall, Edna Bassett (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Augusta, GA
Publisher: E.S. Jessup
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Rural schools
Interpersonal relations
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Teenage boys
Teenage girls
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: sung with great success by America's sweetest singer, Edna Bassett Marshall.
Content: Cover illustration features red poppies on a green background.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by E.S. Jessup.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1ef2c450-c595-012f-58af-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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mary Lou" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebb9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mary Lou" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebb9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Mary Lou Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebb9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mary Lou