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Title
Heaven will protect the working girl : (a burlesque ballad)
Additional title: Tillie's nightmare. Heaven will protect the working girl. Vocal score.
Names
Smith, Edgar, 1857-1938 (Lyricist)
Starmer (Illustrator)
Sloane, A. Baldwin (Alfred Baldwin), 1872-1926 (Composer)
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television (M.C. file)

Sheet music, 1909.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1909
Place: New York
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Tillie's nightmare, 1909)
Genres
sheet music
Scores
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Cover illustrated by Starmer.
Content: First line of refrain: You are going far away.
Content: First line of text: A village girl was leaving home.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Mr. Lew Fields presents Marie Dressler in Tillie's nightmare--Cover.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Edgar Smith ; music by A. Baldwin Sloane.
Date: Copyright date: 1909
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Center seam torn; edges torn and frayed; some corners missing.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C841
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14679517
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c5ce87b0-c5fe-012f-2a40-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1909: Issued
  • 1938: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Heaven will protect the working girl : (a burlesque ballad)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1909. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-0179-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Heaven will protect the working girl : (a burlesque ballad)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 19, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-0179-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1909). Heaven will protect the working girl : (a burlesque ballad) Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-0179-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Heaven will protect the working girl : (a burlesque ballad)