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Title
My Jane
Additional title: If all the girls in this wide world, were just like one I know. [first line of song]
Additional title: Jane, Jane, my pretty Jane, come tell me now that you love me. [first line of chorus]
Names
Bunting, Emma (Singer)
Smith, Lee Orean (1874-1942) (Composer)
Rene (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1900, c1899
Place: Williamsport, Pa.; New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Vandersloot Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Love songs
Waltzes
Sexual attraction
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover design includes reproduction of signed photograph of Emma Bunting.
Content: Descriptive subtitle on cover and caption title: waltz song.
Content: On cover: Sung with great success by Emma Bunting, the clever little soubrette with Chas. Leyburne's Bon Ton Stock Company, and others of note.
Content: Summary: The narrator is enthralled with his girlfriend Jane.
Statement of responsibility: words Rene, music by Lee Orean Smith.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3b42d7d0-c595-012f-272f-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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Jane" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1900, c1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c0c5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Jane" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c0c5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1900, c1899). My Jane Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c0c5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My Jane