The interfering parrot

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Title
The interfering parrot
Additional title: A parrot once resided in a pretty gilded cage. [first line]
Additional title: Polly wink'd his eye, and Polly gave a sigh. [first line of chorus]
Names
Greenbank, Harry (Lyricist)
Jones, Sidney (1861-1946) (Composer)
Lind, Letty (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Publisher: White-Smith Music Pub. Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Parrots -- Behavior
Canaries
Betrothal
Musicals
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: From the musical: "The Geisha".
Content: On cover: drawings of parrots and birds.
Statement of responsibility: words by Harry Greenbank ; music by Sidney Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (10 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2fcd7d20-c591-012f-b949-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The interfering parrot" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The interfering parrot" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). The interfering parrot Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc85-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The interfering parrot