If Santa Claus knew

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If Santa Claus knew
Additional title: If Santa Claus knew how good I be. [first line]
Tourjee, Homer (Composer)
Waterhouse, A. J. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Publisher: John Church Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Santa Claus
Fathers and sons
Christmas music
Sheet music
Content: Descriptive subtitle: A Christmas present song for good little boys and girls.
Content: On cover: Santa Claus. [illustration]
Content: Music supplement of the New York Journal and American. Sunday, Dec. 22, 1901 - pages 5-8.
Statement of responsibility: words by A. J. Waterhouse ; music by Homer Tourjee.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3419d590-c598-012f-32d2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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If Santa Claus knew