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Do you follow me
Additional title: Just suppose that I am going to arrest you, do you follow me and see my point of view? [First line of song]
Additional title: The Singing Girl. Do you follow me? [uniform title]
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Herbert, Joseph (Actor)
Cawthorn, Joe (Actor)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Slavin, John C. (Actor)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Police brutality
Police -- 1800-1899
Sheet music
Content: Signature of former owner in lower right hand corner, upside down: Adela Palmer Stonington Conn.
Content: Supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Jan. 14, 1900.
Content: Cover design incorporates photograph of three male singers on stage.
Content: On cover: sung by Jos Cawthorn, Jos Herbert, John C. Slavin in The Singing Girl at the New York Casino.
Statement of responsibility: words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 686ba3a0-c594-012f-aa90-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Do you follow me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Do you follow me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 17, 2017.

APA Format

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Do you follow me