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    • Don't You Want To Take Me?

    • Sheet music; Popular music; Popular music--United States--1911-1920; Popular--Show music; Musicals
    • Sheet music entitled "Don't you want to take me" was composed by Jerome Kern with lyrics written by Anne Caldwell. The music written in the key of G was from a Charles B. Dillingham's musical comedy entitled "The Night Boat" that was staged by...
    • Over The Hill

    • Sheet music; Piano music; Sheet music covers; Popular music--United States--1921-1930;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "Over the hill" composed by Edgar Allen and Maurie Rubens with lyrics by Lou Klein. Music is written in the key of F flat. A colorful sketch of a house and meadow with "respectfully dedicated to William...
    • Put your arms around me, honey

    • Popular music--United States--1901-1910; Popular--Show music; Courtship
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "Put your arms around me, honey" composed by Albert Von Tilzer and lyrics by Junie McCree. The song was featured by Elizabeth Murray in the Woods, Frazee & Lederer's production of "Madame Sherry." Albert...
    • Black Eyed Susans

    • Sheet music; Sheet music covers; Popular--Show music; Musicals; Popular music--United States--1921-1930
    • Sheet music from the musical "The Broadway Whirl" presented by John Henry Mears. Music was written in the key of E flat. The cover has drawings of ladies dressed in clown costumes and a black and white photograph of the performers: Richard Carle,...
    • On the Golden Shore

    • Sheet music; Piano music; Sheet music covers; Popular music--United States--1921-1930;
    • Sheet music of popular song entitled "On the Golden Shore" by Bert Kaplan and Charles Fry. Music is written in the key of E flat. A colorful sketch depicting palm trees, and a sail boat with a photograph of Charles Fry's Million Dollar Pier...
    • La Golondrina

    • Sheet music; Piano music; Popular music--United States--1921-1930; Birds
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "La Golondrina" or "The Swallow" is composed by Narcisco Serradell with lyrics by Walter Hirsch with an adaptation by Domenico Savino (D. Onivas). Music is written in the key of F flat. Advertisement for...
    • Memory Lane

    • Sheet music; Piano music; Popular music
    • Sheet music of a popular song entitled "Memory Lane" composed by Larry Spier and Con Conrad with lyrics written by B. G. De Sylva. Music is written in the key of F flat. A sketch of a tree, wooden fence and lane are depicted on the front cover. ...
    • Evening

    • Sheet music; Popular music--United States--1911-1920; Sheet music covers
    • Sheet music for popular song entitled "Evening" composed by Earl Burtnett and Haven Gillespire. Music is written in the key of F flat. A colorful sketch on the front cover of a sunset, river and trees. An advertisement for additional sheet music...
    • Left All Alone Again Blues

    • Sheet music; Piano music; Popular music--United States--1911-1920; Popular--Show music;
    • Sheet music entitled "Left All Alone Again Blue" was composed by Jerome Kern with lyrics written by Anne Caldwell. The music written in the key of A flat was from a Charles B. Dillingham's musical comedy entitled "The Night Boat" that was staged...
    • I Found You

    • Sheet music; Piano music; Popular music--United States--1911-1920;
    • Sheet music for a popular waltz ballad entitled "I found you" written by L. Wolfe Gilbert and Anatol Friedland. Music is written in the key of F flat. A picture of a women with dark hair wearing pearls is posing on the front cover. Advertisements...
    • My Mammy

    • Sheet music; Popular music--United States--1921-1930; Piano music;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "My Mammy" composed by Walter Donaldson with lyrics written by Joe Young and Sam Lewis. Music is written in the key of C. A photograph of Al Jolson is on the front cover "as sung by Al Jolson in 'Sinbad' "....
    • The White Family Property, Post Ave., Westbury

    • Westbury, N.Y. June 6, 1946 Grounds Chosen For The Community Center The picturesque grounds on Post Avenue, known as the White property, which will be developed as a practical war memorial for the Westbury section by popular subscription. The...
    • Westbury, N.Y. June 6, 1946 Grounds Chosen For The Community Center The picturesque grounds on Post Avenue, known as the White property, which will be developed as a practical war memorial for the Westbury section by popular subscription. The...
    • I wonder what's become of Sally

    • Love; Popular music--United States--1921-1930;
    • Sheet music for popular song entitled "I wonder what's become of Sally" is composed by Milton Ager and lyrics by Jack Yellen. Music is written in the key of G. The front cover has a photograph of Al Jolson who was a member of the Freeport's LIGHTS...
    • When you wore a tulip and I wore a big red rose

    • Kentucky; Love; Popular music--United States--1911-1920;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "When you wore a tulip and I wore a big red rose" is composed by Percy Wenrich, a Freeport LIGHTS club member and lyrics by Jack Mahoney. Music is written in the key of B flat. On the front cover, a colorful...
    • Take your girlie to the movies

    • Courtship; Popular music--United States--1911-1920;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "Take your girlie to the movies" composed by Pete Wendling with lyrics by Edgar Leslie and Bert Kalmar. Music is written in the key of C. The cover is drawn by Barbelle and depicts an audience of people...
    • Neath the old cherry tree sweet Marie

    • Love; Courtship; Cherry trees; Popular music--United States--1901-1910;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "Neath the old Cherry Tree sweet Marie" composed by Egbert Van Alstyne and lyrics by Harry Williams. Music is written in the key of G. The front cover is a colorful sketch of a man wearing a suit and...
    • Perfect Day, A

    • Sheet music; Cello; Popular music--United States--1901-1910;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "A Perfect Day" written for voice and cello. Music and lyrics were written by Carrie Jacobs-Bond in the key of A flat.
    • Indiana

    • Indiana; Popular music--United States--1911-1920;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "Indiana" composed by James F. Hanley with lyrics by Ballard Macdonald. Music is written in the key of G. A colorful sketch by Starmer of a house surrounded by trees and next to a body of water with a full...
    • When it's apple blossom time in Normandie

    • Normandy (France); Courtship; Marriage; Spring; Popular music--United States--1911-1920;
    • Sheet music for piano and voice entitled "When It's Apple Blossom time in Normandie" [sic] composed by Mellor, Gifford & Trevor. The popular song is written in the key of G. On the front cover is a black and white photograph of Nora Bayes and on...
    • Smilin' Through

    • Popular music--United States--1911-1920; Smiling;
    • Sheet music written for piano and voice entitled "Smilin' Through" is composed by Arthur A. Penn. The popular song is written in the key of E flat. Advertisements for additional sheet music published by M. Witmark & Sons is printed on the inside...
    • Can't yo' heah me callin'

    • Popular music--United States--1911-1920; Courtship; Love;
    • Sheet music written for piano and voice entitled "Can't yo' heah me callin" is composed by Caro Roma and lyrics by William H. Gardner. The popular song is written in the key of E flat. Advertisements for additional sheet music published by M....
    • Margie

    • Popular music--United States--1911-1920; Courtship;
    • Sheet music written for piano and voice entitled "Margie" composed by Con Conrad and J. Russel Robinson and lyrics by Benny Davis. The popular song is written in the key of F flat. Advertisements for additional sheet music published by Waterson,...
    • Three o'clock in the morning

    • Dance; Morning; Waltz; Courtship; Popular music--United States--1921-1930;
    • Sheet music for a popular waltz song entitled "Three O'clock in the Morning" composed by Julian Robledo and lyrics by Dorothy Terriss. Music is written for piano and voice in the key of G and chimes. Advertisements for additional sheet music...
    • I love the ladies

    • Love; Dance; Women; Courtship; Popular music--United States--1911-1920;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "I love the ladies" is successfully introduced by male impersonator Florenze Tempest and is composed by Jean Schwartz and lyrics by Grant Clarke. Music is written in the key of B flat. The front cover has a...
    • Down by the old mill stream

    • Aging; Love; Streams; Popular music--United States--1901-1910;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "Down by the Old Mill Stream" composed by Tell Taylor. Music is written in the key of G. The front cover has a sketch depicting a couple walking arm in arm next to a stream and a mill with a waterwheel. A...
    • You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine

    • Dreaming; Childhood & youth; Love; Marriage; Death; Popular music;
    • Sheet music for a popular song entitled "You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine" is composed by Charles N. Daniels with lyrics by Seymour Rice and Albert H. Brown. Music is composed for piano and voice in the key of A flat. The front cover as...
    • It's a long, long way to Tipperary

    • World War I; War songs; Irish; Soldiers; Rifles; Popular music--United States--1911-1920;
    • Sheet music for a popular song written for piano and voice entitled "It's a long, long way to Tipperary" is composed by Jack Judge and Harry Williams. The music is written in the key of B flat. A colorful front cover of a Irish soldier wearing a...
    • Anthony Beaman (Chief Running Bull)

    • Photographs; Photos; People; Indians of North America; Men; Children; Shinnecock; Southampton; Long Island
    • Caption on back of photograph reads: Anthony Beaman (Chief Running Bull) in his later years was given the title of Medicine Man of the Shinnecock Pow Wow Council. He was a conservative Indian who was very much against the intermarriage between his...
    • Ed Willis (left) and the Crew of the Sandbagger Sloop "Nola"

    • Boats and boating; Sailing--Manhasset Bay (N.Y.); Yachts and yachting; Oystering--Port Washington (N.Y.); Maritime traditions;
    • Popular in the 1800s as a work vessel, a sandbagger sloop could also be used as pleasure craft. Ed Willis later crewed on "Ace" with his friend, legendary yachtman Adrian Iselin II, winning the first ever Bacardi Cup race regatta in 1927.
    • Excursion Grove. Valley Grove, Northport, L.I. Controlled by the Iron Steamboat Co.

    • Eaton’s Neck (N.Y.); Picnic grounds -- New York (State) -- Eaton’s Neck; Sports & recreation facilities -- New York (State) – Eaton’s Neck; Trails and paths -- New York (State) -- Eaton’s Neck; Buildings -- New York (State) -- Eaton’s Neck; People...
    • Located on Eaton’s Neck, Valley Grove was a popular picnic area that began its operations in 1905. The buggy trail behind the pump is now Carlisle Drive, looking east. In the background people pose on the porch of a bungalow.
    • Early Years in Brookhaven Town 1962

    • Brookhaven (N.Y. : Town); Indigenous peoples; Coram (N.Y.); Middle Island (N.Y.); Stores & shops; Churches; Railroad stations; Yaphank (N.Y.); Mills; Historic buildings; Spying; Revolutionary War, American, 1775-1783; Advertising; Lumber industry;
    • 36 page pamphlet, 14 cm x 22 cm including text and images, plus front and back covers.
    • [The Stop]

    • Bars; Barrooms; Taverns (Inns);
    • Black and white photograph of the Stop Bar, which was located at 20 South Main Street between Sunrise Highway and the railroad tracks, on the west side of the street. The Stop Bar and Restaurant was run by Jack and Elmer, and was a popular spot to...

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