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  • Dem arbeiters hand

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The worker's hand, or the worker song" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Davidoff, Jacob - Mesco, Adam - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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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 he 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 Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Reingold, Isaac
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Russian Gipsey

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 34 cm. | "The Great Hit of Adler's "Thalia Theatre"" (General). "Selection of Favorite Songs from Leo Tolstoi's Last Play The Living Corpse" (General). "Produced in Jewish by the Eminent Tragedian Jacob Adler" (General). From the drama "Der leybedigeh mas" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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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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  • Das boimele

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little tree." This is a narrative allegorical ballad. "Our ancestors planted a tree of truth and knowledge. It then bloomed and bore sweet fruit, the Ten Commandments and Torah/Holy Writ. We nestled, like birds among broad leaves, within our Jewish traditions. Over the ages, though, storms have beat against the great tree, it has ...

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

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  • A Yiddishe troike

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish trio: penitence, prayer, and charity." Performed by Yossele Rosenblatt. "Like a strong three-horse-drawn sled in deep wintry snow, three great virtues will get one through life's struggles: repentance, piety, and good deeds." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Frug, S. G. (Semen Grigor'Evich)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Hofnung sisse

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Boris Tomashefsky "Youth has sweet hopes, dear daughter. As you leave our household for marriage, may you always be happy and healthy. Never forget me and your hcildhood. Journey safely to your new home (in America). Perhaps we may be together again some day." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • A mother's prayer

    sheet music | 9 p. ; 35 cm. | "Often such arrangments of familiar Old World folk tunes were performed as theatrical interludes." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • Shma Yisroel

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Hear, oh Israel." from "The lady cantor." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "Almighty God, this wandering Jew prays for the whole world. Grant salvation and peace to all of mankind." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Di khazinte" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Lkoved shabos

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

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Davidoff, Jacob - Mesco, Adam - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Der Yudisher soldat

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish soldier" from "Jewish war brides." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Kinder, kinder

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Children, children" from "Tisza-eszler [Name of town in Hungary]" and "Send of presents (food gifts for the holiday of Purim)" "Dear child, you father labors for bread, and your mother struggles to keep you safe from any cruel harm." "The true gifts of Purim are our religious traditions, and God's blessings upon every geenration. May ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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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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  • Chantshe in America

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Nahum Rackow "What a lady is Chantshe. They laughed at her, but now she is admired. She's a suffragette, and is for women's rights and independence." 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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  • Eli, Eli, lomo ozavtoni

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "In Loving Memory of the Favorite Star of the Jewish Stage, the Late Sophia Karp." Includes "Kishineff Massacre. The Living Cry for Bread." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907

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  • ' Svet sich shon auspresin

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "It will iron itself out" from "The tailor's daughter." Libretto: Zalman Libin Performed by Ludwig Satz "One can smooth everything out and make things better. It doesn't matter whether it's a tailor without a job, a sick wife with a baby every year, unpaid rent and grocery bills. In this country, and even over the ...

    • Contributor: Edelstein's Second Ave. Theater - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Satz, Ludwig
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Milchume kalles

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From "Jewish War Brides" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • A glezele lechaim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A glass ( a toast) to life" from "Too late." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Watch your step

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Successfully introduced by Bessie Thomashefsky in the comedy drama "Berele Tremp" at Kessler's Second Ave. Theatre, New York City" "This copy also contains the song Bereleh bosyak" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the musical "Bereleh tremp" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. & J. Kammen - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lowenworth, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1922

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  • Long live the land of the free

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Be blessed, you free land.""Uncle Sam, sweet heaven of freedom of us the opressed. Fly the American banner high for the land of opportunity and justice. Long live the land of the free!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Rachil

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Rachel" from "The Jew"; "Weddings dance" from "Mirele Efros [heroine's name]" (Libretto: Jacob Gordin); "Drinking song" from "The slaughter." (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Der Yud;" Chupe dance from the drama Mirele Efros; and Trink lied from the drama "Die shchite" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Volach and Sirba

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | From "Album musica Romana." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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  • Shabes

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sabbath." Libretto: S. Kornblith. Performed by Miss Manne and Mr. Rubin. "On Firday night, all is special at the dinner table, seated with wife and children. The food is delicious, and for these moments the world is a paradise." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Uptown, Downtown" (General). Sheet ...

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

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  • Zubrochene fiedele

    sheet music | 75 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Samuel Rosenstein, Leon Blank, Miss Manne and Mr. Rubin, Miss Greenfield and Mr. Medoff, and Dora Weissman. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Gan Eden blum -- Intermezzo -- Harem march -- Das weise ziegele -- A gerus fun der heim -- A liebendes herz -- Das ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Washington, Lincoln und Moishe Rabeiny and Arein geganen sich aus gedreit

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Washington, Lincoln and (biblical) Moses our rabbi" and "Gone in turned around, and going out backward" Libretto: B. Kovner. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from the musical play "Yente Telebende." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis - Lillian, Isidore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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