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Streets of Cairo, or, The poor little country maid / written and composed by James Thornton.
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Streets of Cairo, or, The poor little country maid / written and composed by James Thornton.  [I will sing you a song, and it wont be very long. [first lin...] (c1895)

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Image Title

:  Streets of Cairo, or, The poor little country maid / written and composed by James Thornton.

Alternate Title(s)

: I will sing you a song, and it wont be very long. [first line] Title 2.) She never saw the streets of Cairo, on the Midway she had never strayed. [first line of chorus] Title 3.) The poor little country maid. [alternative title]

Creator(s)

: Thornton, James, 1861-1938 -- Composer
Thornton, James, 1861-1938 -- Lyricist

Additional Name(s)

: Riley, F. W. -- Owner
Thornton, Bonnie -- Singer
Rosenberg, G. M. -- Arranger

Published Date

: c1895

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.

Notes

: Cover includes photograph presumably of Bonnie Thornton. Note 2.) Former owner's signature on cover at top left and above caption title: F. W. Riley 1896. Note 3.) On cover: Bonnie Thornton's latest "hit". Note 4.) Text of song mentions "kutchy kutchy." Beginning tune is identical to the "Hoolah hoolah" as identified in James Fuld's The book of world-famous music.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1895

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1255479

Record ID

: 463936

Digital Item Published

: 9-3-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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