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The Mulligan guard

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The Mulligan guard
Braham, David, 1838-1905 (Composer)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1873

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1873
Place: New York
Publisher: Wm. A. Pond
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-323
Content: Extra verses printed after chorus on p. 5.
Content: First line of chorus: We shoulder'd guns, and march'd and march'd away.
Content: First line of text: We crave your condesention.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Includes music for side drum, bass drum, drum & fife and text of military orders to be interjected in the song.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: To Mr. Josh Hart [and] "Composed, arranged & performed with tremendous by Harrigan & Hart"--Cover.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: composed & arranged by David Braham.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Edges worn.
Type of Resource
Notated music
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693503
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 400af5d0-c642-012f-0558-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1838: Creator Born
  • 1873: Created
  • 1905: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Mulligan guard" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1873.

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The Mulligan guard