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Title
My girl's true blue
Additional title: In a quiet country town, one summer morning, two lovers were made happy man and wife. [first line of song]
Additional title: She's a simple country lassie, but her heart is good and true. [first line of chorus]
Names
Rosenfeld, Monroe H. (Composer)
Rosenfeld, Monroe H. (Lyricist)
Simpson, Cheridah (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Place: Chicago
Publisher: The Thompson Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Weddings
Bankruptcy
Trust
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Sung by Cheridah Simpson. Cover includes portrait photograph of Cheridah Simpson.
Content: Published as the musical supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Feb. 25, 1900.
Content: Summary: A city man weds a country woman; the bride's mother tells the groom that she'll be trustworthy; even though the husband goes bankrupt, his wife remains true to him.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Monroe H. Rosenfeld.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 33a590f0-c595-012f-76b7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My girl's true blue" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f047-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My girl's true blue" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 8, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f047-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900). My girl's true blue Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f047-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My girl's true blue