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Peg o' my heart
Bryan, Alfred, 1871-1958 (Lyricist)
White Studio (New York, N.Y.) (Photographer)
Fisher, Fred, 1875-1942 (Composer)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1913

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1913
Place: New York
Publisher: L. Feist
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 98-112
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: Back cover includes a photograph, by the White Studio, of actresses Laurette Taylor and Elsa Ryan.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover includes a colored photograph of Laurette Taylor in the title role, and her printed signature.
Content: Dedicated to the star Miss Laurette Taylor--Cover.
Content: First line of chorus: Peg o' my heart, I love you.
Content: First line of text: Oh! My heart's in a whirl, over one little girl.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: The $1000.00 prize song ... written around J. Hartley Manners wonderful character, 'Peg', in Oliver Morosco's production of the comedy 'Peg O'My Heart', at the Cort Theatre, N.Y.--Cover.
Statement of responsibility: words by Alfred Bryan ; music by Fred Fischer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10826013
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14527907
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4c4abc80-c642-012f-c954-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Creator Born
  • 1913: Created
  • 1958: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Peg o' my heart" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1913.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Peg o' my heart" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 21, 2024.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Peg o' my heart