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  • Soll mein's uebergehn

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Let it pass.""That's the way it is, all too often in this life. There are burdened husbands, weary factory shop workers, abused women, hungry children, lonely and sick oldsters. What can you do?" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Asna Goldberg Music Co. - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1905

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  • America

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "America" from "The Neighbors." Libretto: Zalman (Solomon Israel)Libin. Performed by Jacob P. Adler. "Hurray for America, land of the free. Someone who came from Odessa could run for Congress." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). from "The Neighbors" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Sholom aleichem

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Peace be with you/greetings" from "A Jewish daughter" Libretto: Mark Arenstein Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "A Yiddishe tochter" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • We-yiten lecho

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

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

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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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  • Shabos noch dem tish

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sung by Miss Peppi Littmann" "Sabbath, after the table (festive meal)" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Mysel, H. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Gotteniu gib a dreh dus redele

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the drama "Nekomeh fun a meydel" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • The Jewish child

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Orphan child, your people have endured hardshop in exile. You were born to say kaddish forever." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Adler, Jacob P.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Adon olom waltz

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "Lord of all" from "Bar Kochba" Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden Performed by Regina Prager Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the opera "Bar Kochba" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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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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  • Ich bin an actor

    sheet music | 4 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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  • L' koved shabos

    sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "To honor the Sabbath." Performed by Rosa Klug. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Davidoff, Jacob - Mesco, A. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1908

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  • Das kidushin ring

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

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr - Small, Solomon - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1910

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  • At a Hebrew wedding ceremony,

    sheet music | 12 p. ; 35 cm. | "Descriptive Fantasia" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Briederlech, arbeiter!

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brothers, workers!" "We workers must better ourselves. Toiling for bread from childhood to death, we must have better wages." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1909

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  • Fifty-fifty

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: S. Kornblith "I have a system, fifty, fifty, meaning everything always half for me. I was a streetcare conductor and collected fares, fifty, fifty. I sold suits in a department store, fifty, fifty. Now I want to collect the governments taxes, fifty, fifty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the ...

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

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  • In 100 yohr arim

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "In one hundred years from now" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky. "One hundred years from now, people will be able to play to London and be back on the same day. I'll fly to France for lunch, Berlin for a matinee, and then on to Turkey for the night. By then, a penny will buy the world, ...

    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Meyerowitz, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Jewish war brides

    sheet music | 18 p ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky and Isidore Lillian Performed by Leon Blank Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Milchume kalles -- Der Yidisher soldat -- A stikele broit -- Gam ze l'toivo. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Solomon Schenker Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores - Gilrod, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Back to Zion

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 34 cm. | "Song from L. Millers Play "The Muser" (The Informer)" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Miller, L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • A brivele der kale

    sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "A little letter to the bride." "A young bride waits to heard from her husband who has gone to America. No letters are sent. Abandoned, she finally dies of grief." (General). Sheet Music (Form).

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

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  • Grosamer shicksal

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 34 cm. | From the drama "Ferboteneh frukht" (General). "Produced at Bessie Thomashefsky's Peoples Theatre New York" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Albert Teres - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Small, Solomon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Soifor shel moshiach and Die nevioh

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Shofar of the Messiah" and "The prophecy." "When the Messiah comes, Kind David will take up his hard to sing the Psalms, and Moses will lead us into the Holy Temple rebuilt. Now, mother Rachel weeps for her wandering children. Oh Jeremiah, strengthen our spirits. May Almight God send our salvation soon." (General). "I see ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Goldfaden, Abraham - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1916

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  • Die Yudishe nation

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "The Jewish nation" from "Hone, sweet home" (General). Libretto: A. Schwartzberg. (General). "For the Jewish people, religion is the treasure which sustains and nourishes. Honor the Torah, our beloved Holy Writ, and cherish all of the Jewish traditions." (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Heskes Number 543 (General). From the drama ...

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

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  • Der morgen shterin and Unser rebinu

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 34 cm. | from "The Rabbi's Melody" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. & J. Kammen - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Kammen, Jack
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1921

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  • Ladies

    manuscript | 6 p. ; 32 cm. | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1912

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