"Michael McGinnity"

"Michael McGinnity"

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Michael McGinnity,” by Rida Johnson Young and Rita Olcott. It was published by Witmark and Sons in New York, New York, in 1907. This song was featured in the Broadway musical Ragged Robin, which opened at the Academy of Music on January 24, 1910 and ran for 16 performances. Chauncey Olcott, born John Chancellor Olcott (1858-1932) was an American stage actor, songwriter, and singer, who popularized this song.
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Object Name
Sheet Music
Object Type
Sheet Music
Date made
M. Witmark & Sons
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
overall: 11 5/8 in x 9 5/16 in; 29.5275 cm x 23.6855 cm
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accession number
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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