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Title
An innocent young maid
Additional title: A stranger from the country met a charming little miss [First line of song]
Additional title: The world is full of maids, of diff'rent kinds and shades [First line of chorus]
Names
Carle, Richard, 1871-1941 (Lyricist)
Levi, Maurice (Composer)
Carle, Richard, 1871-1941 (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: The Rogers Bros. Music Publishing Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Adultery
Young women
Deception -- 1800-1899
Trust
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover features photograph of 4 actors from the Rogers Brothers play "In Wall Street"
Content: On cover: sung with great success in the Rogers Bros latest farce "In Wall Street."
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Richard Carle ; music by Richard Carle and Maurice Levi.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e21025e0-c594-012f-5beb-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

  • 1871: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1941: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "An innocent young maid" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "An innocent young maid" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 7, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). An innocent young maid Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec0d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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An innocent young maid