You can keep your playthings

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Title
You can keep your playthings
Additional title: A sweet little boy and a dear little maid, were playing one day in a garden's cool shade. [first line]
Additional title: You can keep your playthings, they're no good to me. [first line of chorus]
Names
Bland, Leona (Singer)
Grube, H. (Illustrator)
Thiele, H. H. (Composer)
Lamb, Arthur J. (1870-1928) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Copyright Date: 1895
Place: Chicago
Publisher: Naitional Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Children playing -- 1800-1899
Waltzes
Consolation
Bullying
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Stamp on cover at top center: For the use of our guests. Not to be removed from Hotel Parlor.
Content: On cover: As sung with great success by Leona Bland. Cover includes photograph of Leona Bland.
Content: Cover illustration by H. Grube shows a boy with a hoop looking at a girl, crying, with her doll laying in a path. The boy's mother looks on from the doorstep of a house.
Content: Below caption title: Op. 310.
Statement of responsibility: music by H. H. Thiele, words by Arthur J. Lamb
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d6f53ea0-c590-012f-7ce7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1895: Copyright date
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can keep your playthings" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68c6255e-a868-c0c4-e040-e00a180607a5

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can keep your playthings" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68c6255e-a868-c0c4-e040-e00a180607a5

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). You can keep your playthings Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/68c6255e-a868-c0c4-e040-e00a180607a5

Wikipedia Citation

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You can keep your playthings