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  • Whose child?

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the drama "Vemes kind" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Secunda, Sholom - Kaufman, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • A man, a weib

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A husband, a wife" from "Chantshe in America" Libretto: Nahum Rackow Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky "We are a modern couple" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Chantshe in America" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • A bride's prayer A kale's gebet

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | "Introduced by Clara Young in the celebrated operetta "[?]" by I. Rosenberg at the Liberty Theatre, Brooklyn, NY." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Secunda - Secunda, Sholom - Rosenberg, Israel - Lash, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Keser toiro

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Ornamental crown on the scroll of the Torah." "As a silver crown adorns the Torah scrolls, so does the Torah itself adorns our lives." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Motzan, Otto - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Der rotzeach

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The murderer." "Race alone into a darkness where cold winds blows like the shrieking of the dead. Murderer, though protecting yourself, you have taken another human life, and can never cleanse your soul of the sorrow and guilt." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Schenker, Abraham - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Ich vil nit, oder sei nit eingespart

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Popular Songs from Israel Zangwill's play" "Sung by Mr. S. Kesten and Miss D. Weisman" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the drama "Konig fun di shnorers" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Brody, Joseph - Small, Solomon - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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  • Die tnoyim and Gute nacht

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Performed by Jacob P. Adler and Sara Adler. "The contract of engagement (to marry)" and "Goodnight" from "God's punishment." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Gotts Stroff." (General). Violin part only. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Der liebes spil

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 34 cm. | From "Zubrochene Fiedele" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • A chaver in leben

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "A friend in life, or a lifelong companion." Performed by William Schwartz "I am forty years old, and still a bachelor. What good is money if I am alone. I seek a loving companion, a good wife for life." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Meyerowitz, David - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Wiegenlied

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Popular Songs from the Peoples Theatre" Pictures of Mr. Boris Thomashefsky, Mrs. Rosa Karp, Mr. Louis Friedsel, and Mr. B. Bernstein on cover. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Die goldene hochzeit" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1906

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  • Mame kum zurik aheim

    sheet music | 6 p.; 34 cm. | From "Zubrochene Fiedele" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Blihmele

    sheet music | 47 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little Blossom" Libretto: Joseph Lateiner Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Mir gratuliren -- Choson kale, mazl tov -- Duet Zeligel un Blihmeleh -- Gesegenen ansamble -- Die wette -- Min hamsizar -- Verhaftung ansamble -- Berele's mishuge lied -- Der masken bal -- Die Araber -- Die Yaponeser -- Dos teuben ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • The freedom of the slaves of Egypt

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Originally published by Meyer Levin's Music Store. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Weishoff, Henry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1902

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  • O, these beautiful eyes

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Beauty is found in your shining bright eyes." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "My Sweet Girl" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Shmendrig

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | The name "Shmendrik" passed quickly into the vernacular as referring to a good natured simpleton or oaf. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Solo Braine mit chor -- Romance Rosa -- Duett Rosa und David -- Rosa mit chor -- Breine mit chor -- Die kale heist Paulina tanz. (Content). Sheet Music ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Leben zol Amerika

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Long live America" from "One should be a human being, or Abraham Haskenazi." Libretto: Anshel Schorr "Dear America, land of the free, home of liberty and equality. Long live America!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta, "A mensh zol men zein" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Rubinshtein, Modest - Rosenberg, Leo
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • The eternal flame

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "The flame of faith burns in a little lamp over the sacred Ark which holds the Torah scrolls. It is an eternal legacy from our ancient Holy Temple in Jerusalem." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Raskin, Philip M. (Philip Max) - Medvedieff, Jakov
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Gevald die mame

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 34 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Kammen, Jack
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • The Jewish yankee doodle

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | One song: "A' gruss von der heim" ("A greeting from the old hometown"). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Friedsell, Louis - Meisel, Hyman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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  • Nochamol and Simchastore-nacht

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Goldberg - White, N.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Der hersher is der man

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 34 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Muhl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Oi! s'is mir wohl, oi! s'is mir gut

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh I am well, Oh, things are good for me" form "The essence of being a Jew.:" Libretto: Moses Seiffert Performed by Bernard Bernstein. "I know how difficult it can be, and yet I am glad to be a Jew." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos pinteleh Yud" ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Wart a kappele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Ben ami" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Friedsell, Louis - Goldfaden, Abraham
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Mogulesco's march from the opera Akeida

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm | Libretto: Moses Horowitz. "Processional" from "Binding (of biblical Isaac)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1898

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  • A brivele fun der heim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "A letter from home." "Your parents have perished in a pogrom. There is no old homeland anymore." Source: Heskes, Irene. Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Doctor, Rubin - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1897

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