The belle of Manila

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Title
The belle of Manila
Additional title: Debonair, divinely fair, a maiden with a graceful air. [first line]
Additional title: For she's the belle of Manila. [first line of chorus]
Names
Haack-McLay, Louise (Lyricist)
Haack-McLay, Louise (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Place: San Francisco
Publisher: Zeno Mauvais Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Ballads, American
Philippines
Women -- Clothing & dress -- Philippines
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Dedication on cover: Dedicated to my dear sister Celia.
Content: On cover: Three female portraits.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Louise Haack McLay.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1fe18d0-c592-012f-cb6c-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

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The belle of Manila" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f17d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The belle of Manila" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f17d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898). The belle of Manila Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f17d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The belle of Manila