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Over the hill to the poor-house : song and chorus / written and composed expressly for and sung by Mr. James W. McKee, character and comic vocalist ; words by George L. Catlin ; music by David Braham
Braham, David, 1838-1905
Catlin, George L. (George Lynde), 1840-1896
McKee, James W
Major & Knapp Eng. Mfg. & Lith. Co
Date Created and/or Issued
Publication Information
Wm. A. Pond & Co.; Root & Lewis; M. Gray; J. A. Weide; H. K. Leber & Bro.; H. N. Hempsted; Ludden & Bates; Waldteufel; C. H. Cushing; C. M. Loomis
New York (25 Union Square, New York) : Chicago : San Francisco : St. Paul : Pittsburg : Milwaukee : Savannah : San Jose : Houston : New Haven
Contributing Institution
UC Berkeley, Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library
California Sheet Music
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For voice and piano.
Title page illustration: Old man, in center of village, walking toward the poor-house during winter time ; vignette of Mr. James McKee / The Major & Knapp Eng Mfg & Lith. Co. 56 & 58 Park Place.
First line of text: What no! it can't be that they've driven.
First line of chorus: For I'm old, and I'm helpless and feeble.
Publisher's advertisement on p. [6].
Record created as part of the California Sheet Music Project.
Bound: No
Variant: No
Illustrated cover: Yes
Advertisements: Yes
Society of California Pioneers.
1 score (5, [1] p.) : ill., port. ; 27 x 36 cm.
Songs with piano

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