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Title
Carrie (Carrie couldn't carry any more)
Additional title: Now, Carrie was a pretty girl who lived in Jersey City. [first line]
Additional title: Well, we had to carry Carrie to the ferry. [first line of chorus]
Names
La petite Dorothy (Singer)
Roberts, Bob, 1879-1930 (Composer)
Lawrence, Scott (Lyricist)
Tierney, John T. (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: F.A. Mills
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
New York (N.Y.)
Intoxication
Jersey City (N.J.)
Humorous songs
Flirting
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Photograph of John T. Tierney and La Petite Dorothy.
Statement of responsibility: words by Scott Lawrence ; music by Bob Roberts.
Date: Copyright date: 1901
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bd6f0800-c597-012f-5846-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1901: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Carrie (Carrie couldn't carry any more)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8da39ecb-f025-380c-e040-e00a180654ab

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Carrie (Carrie couldn't carry any more)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 3, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8da39ecb-f025-380c-e040-e00a180654ab

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). Carrie (Carrie couldn't carry any more) Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/8da39ecb-f025-380c-e040-e00a180654ab

Wikipedia Citation

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Carrie (Carrie couldn't carry any more)