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Ragtime Liz
Additional title: I am the Bowery belle. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: If you've been to the Bow'ry you surely have heard of Ragtime Liz. [first line]
Carle, Richard (1871-1941) (Lyricist)
Aarons, Alfred E. (Composer)
Hall, Josie (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Bowery (New York, N.Y.)
Young women
Sexual attraction
Ragtime music
Sheet music
Content: In Gotham [musical].
Content: On cover: Josie Hall.
Content: Dedication: Respectfully dedicated to Hon. Timothy D. Sullivan.
Statement of responsibility: words by Richard Carle ; music by Alfred E. Aarons.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cbdea1b0-c593-012f-dc11-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Creator Born
  • 1898: Issued
  • 1941: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ragtime Liz" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ragtime Liz" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 20, 2017.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Ragtime Liz