“Honey! You'se Ma Lady Love” Sheet Music

Description (Brief)
The sheet music for the song “Honey! You’se Ma Lady Love “was written and composed by Nathaniel D. Mann, and published by M. Witmark and Sons, in New York, New York, in 1897. The song was “sung and illustrated with Great Success by Maxwell and Simpson,” in their vaudeville act. The cover features an image of a young male playing the banjo to his adoring girl on the fence of a watermelon patch, while a smiling crescent moon looks down on them.
Currently not on view
Object Name
sheet music
date made
Maxwell & Simpson
composer; lyricist
Mann, Nat D.
M. Witmark & Sons
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Music & Musical Instruments
Sheet Music
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Sheet Music
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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