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Title
Ma Filipino babe
Additional title: On a warboat from Manila steaming proudly o'er the foam [First line of song]
Additional title: She's ma Filipino baby, she's ma treasure and ma pet [First line of chorus]
Names
Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell) (1864-1930) (Composer)
Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell) (1864-1930) (Lyricist)
Clauder, Jos. (Joseph) (1853-1913) (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Milwaukee ; New York
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African American sailors
Campaigns & battles -- Philippines -- Manila -- 1890-1899
Filipinos -- 1890-1899
Weddings -- Philippines
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover illustration by Frank Parker features an elaborately dressed lady holding a decorated fan.
Content: On cover: Sunday World's new music album continued, of great original songs.
Content: Supplement to the New York Sunday World, November 12, 1899.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Chas. K. Harris ; arr. by Jos. Clauder.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0ec3cf40-c595-012f-81fb-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

  • 1864: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1930: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ma Filipino babe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eba1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ma Filipino babe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eba1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Ma Filipino babe Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eba1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Ma Filipino babe