The school play-ground

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Title
The school play-ground
Additional title: "Tag! You're it" said Tommy, no I aint, said Mamie. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: "Tag! You're it" said Tommy. [alternative title]
Additional title: I sat down by the fireside to drive dull care away. [first line]
Names
Miller, Charles (Composer)
Miller, Charles (Lyricist)
Slafer, Florrie (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Playgrounds
School children
Reminiscing
Love songs
Waltzes
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover includes a photograph of Bonnie Thornton.
Content: On cover: As sung with great success by Bonnie Thornton (the little mascot).
Content: Dedication above caption title: Dedicated to Little Florrie Slafer, Bklyn, N.Y.
Statement of responsibility: by Charles Miller.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b261a6a0-c58f-012f-2dd6-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The school play-ground" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The school play-ground" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). The school play-ground Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06d7-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The school play-ground