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My beautiful Irish maid / [words and music by] Chauncey Olcott.

Image ID: 1166705

My beautiful Irish maid / [words and music by] Chauncey Olcott.  [Irish artist. My beautiful Irish maid. [uniform title]] ([c1894])

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Image Title

:  My beautiful Irish maid / [words and music by] Chauncey Olcott.

Alternate Title(s)

: Irish artist. My beautiful Irish maid. [uniform title] Title 2.) Oh! my love, how I've waited and long'd for you, dear. [first line of chorus] Title 3.) We stand together, you and I, where we stood years ago. [first line]


: Olcott, Chauncey, 1858-1932 -- Lyricist
Olcott, Chauncey, 1858-1932 -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Olcott, Chauncey, 1858-1932 -- Singer
Burnside, K. -- Owner

Published Date

: [c1894]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.


: Cover contains 4 photographs of Chauncey Olcott wearing different costumes of the play. Cover also shows drawing of a female angel with palette "painting" one of the photographs of Olcott. Cover printed in red and blue. Note 2.) Former owner's signature on cover at top right: K. Burnside. Note 3.) On cover: Chauncey Olcott's new songs...as sung by him in his new play "The Irish artist." Note 4.) Rear cover contains advertisement and opening page of "They didn't believe me" by Jerome Kern and Herbert Reynolds, c1914.


: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1894


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

Digital ID

: 1166705

Record ID

: 454290

Digital Item Published

: 5-20-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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