I can't do the sum

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I can't do the sum
Additional title: Babes in Toyland. I can't do the sum. Vocal score
MacDonough, Glen (d. 1924) (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1903.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1903
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Babes in Toyland, 1903)
Operas & operettas -- United States -- 1901-1910
Sheet music
Content: Caption title.
Content: First line of [chorus]: Put down six and carry two.
Content: First line of text: If a steamship weighed ten thousand tons.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Lacks front cover; edges torn and frayed.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Sung by Jane and Piper children in the musical Babes in Toyland.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by Glen Mac Donough ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14528476
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ad336c30-c5fe-012f-451f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1903: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I can't do the sum" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1903. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-72c8-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I can't do the sum" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-72c8-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1903). I can't do the sum Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-72c8-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

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I can't do the sum