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That minor strain / words by Cecil Mack ; music by Ford Dabney.

Image ID: g00c121_001

That minor strain / words by Cecil Mack ; music by Ford Dabney.  [Ziegfeld follies of 1910.] (1910)

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Image Title

:  That minor strain / words by Cecil Mack ; music by Ford Dabney.

Alternate Title(s)

: Ziegfeld follies of 1910. Title 2.) Ziegfeld follies. That minor strain. Vocal score.


: White Studio (New York, N.Y.) -- Photographer
Dabney, Ford T., 1883-1958 -- unknown role

Additional Name(s)

: Buck, Gene -- Illustrator
Mack, Cecil -- Lyricist

Created Date

: 1910

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.


: As sung by Bert Williams in 'Flo Ziegfeld's production Follies of 1910--Cover. Note 2.) Caption title. Note 3.) Center seam separated and repaired with tape; edges torn. Note 4.) Cover illustrated by Gene Buck. Note 5.) Cover photograph, by White N.Y., of Bert Williams. Note 6.) First line of chorus: O that minor strain, Lawdy how that music creeps into my brain. Note 7.) First line of text: Miss Janie Shadd was music mad. Note 8.) For voice and piano. Note 9.) National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project. Note 10.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923


: Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television. / Sheet music, 1910.


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Music Division

Catalog Call Number

: M.C. (Ziegfeld follies, 1910)

Digital ID

: g00c121_001

Record ID

: 184952

Digital Item Published

: 11-23-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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