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If I had a girl like you

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Title
If I had a girl like you
Additional title: Mutt and Jeff.
Names
Cobb, Will D., 1876-1930 (Lyricist)
Edwards, Leo, 1884-1944 (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1913

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1913
Place: New York
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-362
Topics
Songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover photograph, by Hall, N.Y., of three men on stage, outer two wearing facial disguises.
Content: First line of chorus: I'd turn a new leaf over evry morning.
Content: First line of text: If I had a girl like you, girl.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Gus. Hill presents Bud Fisher's original creation and latest success, Mutt and Jeff in Panama--Cover.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Will D. Cobb ; music by Leo Edwards.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Edges frayed and torn.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C859
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693334
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 29d15570-c642-012f-db06-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1876: Creator Born
  • 1913: Created
  • 1930: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If I had a girl like you" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1913. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-01c6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If I had a girl like you" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-01c6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1913). If I had a girl like you Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-01c6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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If I had a girl like you