Fraidy cat

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Fraidy cat
Additional title: The wizard of Oz. Fraidy cat. Vocal score.
Fisher, E. S. (Illustrator)
Brennan, James A.

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television

Sheet music, 1912.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place: Boston
Publisher: O'Neill and Story
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (The wizard of Oz, 1912)
Sheet music
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by E.S. Fisher.
Content: Covers separated; edges frayed and torn; some corners missing.
Content: Featured with tremendous success by Miss Mary Young--Printed above and below photograph of Miss Young, center cover.
Content: First line of chorus: Ooh ooh before I'd be you, you're 'fraid as you can be.
Content: First line of text: I won't play with you any more.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: The song hit in the musical production of 'The Wizard of Oz'--Cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Jas. A. Brennan.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14676444
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dcf253f0-c5fe-012f-2174-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Fraidy cat" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Fraidy cat" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 16, 2018.

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Fraidy cat