My pretty ace of spades

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Title
My pretty ace of spades
Additional title: They all can talk about heir girls. [first line]
Additional title: You are my ace of spades. [first line of chorus]
Names
Chapin, Frederic (Composer)
Abeles, Edward S. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans -- Women
Gambling -- United States
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Silhouette of an African American woman on a playing card. [illustration]
Statement of responsibility: words by E. S. Abeles ; music by Frederic Chapin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b940f190-c598-012f-6363-58d385a7bc34
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

  • : Place
  • 1901: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My pretty ace of spades" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9559acb0-d464-4609-e040-e00a1806333d

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My pretty ace of spades" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9559acb0-d464-4609-e040-e00a1806333d

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). My pretty ace of spades Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9559acb0-d464-4609-e040-e00a1806333d

Wikipedia Citation

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My pretty ace of spades