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  • Zurik aheim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Return to home" from "Two engagement contracts (for marriage)." "I want to return home to you, my beloved. I have strayed far away, and pray to see you again. Do not cry, my dear wife." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Tsvey t'noyim" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Ven Gott vet tseigen wunder

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Great Hit of Thomashefsky's "Peoples Theatre"" "Operetta in 4 Acts" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Die neshume fun mein folk" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Russian sherr

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Abe Schwartz famous Violin Player accompanied by the famous Pianist his daughter Miss Schwartz" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Schwartz, Abe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • A friend in life

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Shlomo Steinberg Performed by Hyman Nathanson and Morris/Maurice Schwartz. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Brody, Joseph - Reznik
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Bist mein kroin mein welt

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "You are my crown, my world" from "The country girl" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Bernard Bernstein and Bessie Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos dorfs meydel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Altman, Hyman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Gott un zein mishpet is gerecht

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Teres - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Teres, Albert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Ov horachmon

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Merciful Father (God)" from "The Polish Jew" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Rosa Karp. "I pray, as a cantor would, for my people. Hear, oh Lord, our cries, and ease all the pain and suffering in this world. Evildoers have turned day in to bloody night. Save us, Father of Mercy." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • Er hat gelacht

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Small, Solomon, 1868-1943 = Smulewitz, Solomon (as given on item) (Source Note). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Meyer Levin's Music Store - Small, Solomon - Weishoff, Henry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Der dibyk

    manuscript | 2 p ; 27 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Goldstein, Gus
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Der Jud in Ruminien

    manuscript score | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Dem rebens dweikes

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The rabbi's ecstasy, mythic rapture." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Milchomo

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "War." "There is a terrible war in Europe, and so many there are suffering." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • In Yerishulaim

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Frankel, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Chupeh tanz Old Hebrew dance

    manuscript score | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Dubrow, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1920

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  • Die lebedige yesomim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The lively little orphan, or the lively orphans." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Russotto, H. - Zavodnik, Max
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • Russland's freiheit's lied

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Russia's freedom song." "A narrative ballad expressing idealistic hopes for an end to tsarist oppression, and for the coming of a new era of peace, freedom, and prosperity in Russia." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Rosenfeld, Morris
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Min Hameizar

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "from the opera Blihmele" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1903

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  • Die Chanuke licht Chanuka lights

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 31 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Jos. P. Katz - Zilberts, Zavel - Rosenfeld, M.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Az Got will shist a beshim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If God wills, a broom shoots." from "Bridegroom and Bride" Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco. "Anything can happen, and all things are possible, but only with God's help." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Choson kale" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Friedsell, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Besser is zu bleiben a moid

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Better to remain a maiden/unmarried girl" "One year after marriage, the hopeful maiden becomes a worn-out housewife. She's always at home, cleaning, cooking, with babies. Her husband says those are her duties, and goes to the theater. Better to have stayed single!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Reingold, Isaac
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Isrulik kim a heim

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Little Israel, come home." At the age of sixteen, as editor and arranger for the Theodore Lohr Co., Jacob Kamenetzky (later known as Jack Kammen) began his prolific musical career. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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  • Kinder kumt aheim

    manuscript score | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "from the operetta "Kinder Kumt aheim" by Isidor Solotarevsky" (General). Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Sandler, Peter - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • El rachmum vechanun

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "God of mercy and compassion." Libretto: Joseph Lateiner Performed by Kalman Juvelier "God, have mercy and grant my salvation. I have suffered so much." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "The false step" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph Bordy and Louis Friedsell - Bordy, Joseph - Friedsell, Louis - Gastwirth, Henry M.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • Ba a glassella wein

    manuscript score | 2 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Kandel, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • A brevele der mamme

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: A. Teres - Small, Solomon - Teres, Albert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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