Paddy's little Kate

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Paddy's little Kate
Additional title: Kitty my Kate your blue eyes so swate. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Once an Irish lad in Ireland sat moaning o'er his fate. [first line]
Taylor, Billee (Lyricist)
Taylor, Billee (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
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Music Division
Interpersonal relations
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Sheet music
Content: Dedication: Lovingly inscribed to Little Jeredith.
Content: Descriptive subtitle: A legend of undaunted Irish love.
Content: On cover: Photograph of Billee Taylor.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Billee Taylor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d9f32cf0-c598-012f-0943-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Paddy's little Kate