Rosey, Rosey, just supposey

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Rosey, Rosey, just supposey
Additional title: Down on the old iron pier, down by the suring sea. [first line of song]
Additional title: Rosey, Rosey, pretty Rosey. [first line of chorus]
Dreyfus, Max (1874-1964) (Composer)
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Lyricist)
Beaumont Sisters (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Separation (Psychology)
Sheet music
Content: On cover: Sung by the Beaumont Sisters in vaudeville. Cover includes photograph of the Beaumont Sisters.
Content: Published as a supplement to the New York Journal and Advertiser, July 1, 1900.
Content: Summary: Two lovers leave each other, and are still entranced with one another though they are far apart.
Statement of responsibility: words by Andrew B. Sterling ; music by Max Dreyfus.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 81b914a0-c595-012f-cc04-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date (Approximate)
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1964: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rosey, Rosey, just supposey" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1900.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Rosey, Rosey, just supposey" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 30, 2017.

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Rosey, Rosey, just supposey