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Two little, blue little shoes / words by M.E. Rourke ; music by L. Peasley.
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Image ID: 1166107

Two little, blue little shoes / words by M.E. Rourke ; music by L. Peasley.  [A trunk standing open and near it a child, enchanted by what...] ([c1896])

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Image Title

:  Two little, blue little shoes / words by M.E. Rourke ; music by L. Peasley.

Alternate Title(s)

: A trunk standing open and near it a child, enchanted by what meets its sight. [first line] Title 2.) Two little blue little shoes two little feet, where are they? [first line of chorus]

Creator(s)

: Rourke, M. E. -- Lyricist
Peasley, Lea -- Composer

Published Date

: [c1896]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

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

Notes

: Cover includes drawing of two shoes. Note 2.) Summary: A trunk is open, and among the contents are two little blue shoes; mother starts to cry, and explains [to the narrator] that they were the shoes of sister Irene who has since died; hide the shoes before father sees them; the shoes bring back memories of baby.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1896

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1166107

Record ID

: 464333

Digital Item Published

: 6-9-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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