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Title
Has anybody seen our cat?
Additional title: I'm upset now, let me tell you why [First line of song]
Additional title: Messenger Boy. Has anybody seen our cat? [uniform title]
Names
Powers, James T. (1862-1943) (Actor)
Powers, James T. (1862-1943) (Lyricist)
Conner, T.W. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Children and animals
Pets
Cats -- United States -- 1880-1889
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover illustration by Slarmer features 2 cats.
Content: Inset of photograph on lower right hand cover of James T. Powers dressed in messenger boy uniform.
Content: On cover: as sung by James T. Powers in "The Messenger Boy."
Statement of responsibility: additional verses by James T. Powers ; music by T.W. Conner.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 908813c0-c594-012f-77c9-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1943: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Has anybody seen our cat?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Has anybody seen our cat?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Has anybody seen our cat? Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec98-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Has anybody seen our cat?