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My dad's the engineer / by Chas. Graham.

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My dad's the engineer / by Chas. Graham.  [Daddy's on the enginge, don't be afraid. [first line of chor...] ([c1895])

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Image Title

:  My dad's the engineer / by Chas. Graham.

Alternate Title(s)

: Daddy's on the enginge, don't be afraid. [first line of chorus] Title 2.) We were none of us thinking of danger, as the train sped on in the night. [first line]


: Graham, Charles, composer -- Composer
Rosenthal, J. E. -- Illustrator
Graham, Charles, composer -- Lyricist

Additional Name(s)

: Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers (U.S.) -- Dedicatee
Wehman, Henry J. -- Copyright Holder

Published Date

: [c1895]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.


: Cover illustration [lacking attribution - by J. E. Rosenthal] is a drawing of a steam locomotive moving on railroad tracks; an engineer watches ahead, with a nearby tree and log on fire. Inset shows a confused man and an upset woman sitting next to a girl with a smile as she tries to comfort the woman. Note 2.) Dealer's stamp on first page of music: Gutman, no. 3, Ave. A, N.Y. Note 3.) Dedication on cover: Dedicated to the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. Note 4.) On cover: Latest New York success.


: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1895


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

Digital ID

: 1255402

Record ID

: 463859

Digital Item Published

: 8-26-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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