Format Notated Music
Contributors Hebrew Publishing Co.
Perlmutter, Arnold
Thomashefsky, Bores
Wohl, Herman
Dates 1911
Location New York
United States
Subjects Immigration and Migration
Jews
Popular Music
Popular Songs of the Day
Songs and Music
Songs, Yiddish
Title
Dos bissele erd
Contributor Names
Perlmutter, Arnold -- b. 1859 (composer)
Wohl, Herman -- 1877-1936 (composer)
Thomashefsky, Bores -- 1866-1939
Created / Published
Hebrew Publishing Co., New York, 1911.
Subject Headings
-  Popular music -- United States
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  popular songs of the day
-  songs and music
-  immigration and migration
Notes
-  "The little bit of earth" from "Dos dorfs meydel" ("The country girl".) "You think you will live forever, and so you strive to accumulate material things. But, everything is given up at the end for a little bit of earth, the grave. Remember throughout your life, that what truly remains yours are honest and charitable deeds, and a good name." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General)
Form
sheet music
Extent
4 p. ; 35 cm.
Repository
African and Middle Eastern Division
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.natlib.ihas.200155061/mets.xml
LC Classification
Hebraic Section, Yiddish Sheet Music, Box 4 - 432


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