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Title
The Mick who threw the brick
Additional title: Dan McCarty lay in bed, almost given up for dead [First line of song]
Names
Davies, William Cahill (Lyricist)
Lawlor, Chas. B. (Charles B.) (1852-1925) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Hugo V. Schlam
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Violence
Irish
Murder victims
Criminal courts
Political organizations
Genres
Vocal scores with piano
Notes
Content: Cover illustrations feature a marching band, a man getting hit on the head with a brick, a court trial, and a man lying in bed and, gravestones.
Content: On cover: the greatest comic Irish hit of the century!!
Statement of responsibility: words by Wm. Cahill Davies; music by Chas. B. Lawlor.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24517f00-c595-012f-fe92-58d385a7bc34
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: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Mick who threw the brick" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebc0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Mick who threw the brick" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebc0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). The Mick who threw the brick Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebc0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Mick who threw the brick