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  • Notated Music

    The fall of the Russian Czar

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (4 pages) ; 35 cm | music by Max M. Cahan ; lyrics by M. Zavodnick. (Statement Of Responsibility). Caption bears alternate title "Nicolay's mapule." For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Yiddish ; Roman alphabet. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Cahan, Max M. - Zaṿodnik, Maḳs.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    The war

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | Words and music by Jacob Zilbert & Gus Goldstein ; arranged by S. Secunda. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Yiddish words. (Language). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Goldberg - Goldstein, G. (gusṭaṿ) - Zilbert, Jacob - Secunda, Sholom - Goldstein, G.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Ich vill sehn mein kind

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Pvt. Maurice Leibson ; arranged by Pvt. Bernard Lebow. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Elsnarre Music Publishing Co. - Leibson, Morris - Lebow, Bernard - Leibson, Maurice
    • Date: 1919

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  • Notated Music

    Frieden our boys are coming back

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (4 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by D. Meyerowitz ; arranged by J. & J. Kammen. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Yiddish words (romanized). (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: S. Schenker - Meyerowitz, David - Kammen, J. J.
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    We all must fight for Uncle Sam

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (* pages) ; 35 cm | For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    The lonely war bride

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (* pages) ; 34 cm | For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Chave and Di treren soldat

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "The tears of a soldier" and "Eve." "Bitter Tears Are the Comfort of a Child Soldier" ; and "Since Adam's Time, There Has Been Eve (Enchanting but unfaithful, I am yet lured by her)." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Samuel Goldberg Co. - Small, Solomon - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1909

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  • Notated Music

    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.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Bruder Yisrolik in Zion

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Brother Israelite, or in Zion." "Enough of persecution in exile. Rebuild the land of Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Jonathanson, J.
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Menshen fresser

    sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "Maneater (tuberculosis)" "This song affords a graphic description of the dreaded disease, which was then prevalent among the immigrant population in crowded New York City tenaments." "Such a sickness eats at our lungs, and takes away all one's strength. How hard it is to work and to take care of our families. And then this ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Song of love

    sheet music | 50 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Lied der liebe -- Boys hit ob di meidlach -- Damen recht -- Zise hofnung -- Men tor nit -- Pizekach kinderlach -- Fun viegele bis'n keiver -- Gavotte, Ferzveifelte liebe -- Antkegen got ken men kain chochem nit sein. (Content). Sheet Music ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Shor, A. (anshel) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1917

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    Antkegen Got ken men kein chochem nit sein

    sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "In comparison with God, one cannot be wise." from "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "Only almighty God determines our fate in life. One cannot question or argue with God." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Das lied der liebe" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Altman, Yosef Me'ir
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    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
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Dos naie Russland

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

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H. - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Helft, liebe yiden!

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Help, dear Jews!" "Song appeals for donations of money to send food and clothing to the war victims in Europe." "Have pity on your relatives and friends left behind in the Old Country. The homeless and starving, the orphaned and sick, all are innocent victims of war." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Goldstein, G. (gustav)
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Dos lied fin dem broit

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The song of bread." "Almight God, grant us strenth to earn our daily bread, with the labor of our hands and the will of our hearts." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Also noted in volume as the "Maruice Grossmark Co." Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Jewish National Flag Co. - Warshawski, Mark - Brounoff, Platon
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Die Jiddishe freiheit

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

    • Contributor: The Jewish National Flag Co. - Brounoff, Platon - Raskin, Philip M. (philip Max)
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Mazel tov

    sheet music | 35 p. ; 35 cm. | "Good luck." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Louis Fried, Peter Grad, Kalman Juvelier, Regina Prager, Dora Siegel, Rosa Zuckerberg, and four other unidentified photos. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Der babes yerushe -- Masel tov -- Der yosim'l -- Men shokelt sich -- Moshiach is gekumen. (Content). Single and collected editions. ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    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
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Shpielt mir klesmoremlech

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Play for me, musicians." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Shpielt mir klesmoremlech -- The Bride-Groom's March -- Here comes the bride -- A freilach -- A gute nacht. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Kammen, Joseph
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    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)
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Yankel boila

    sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Yankel boyla, or children of nature." Libretto: Leon Korbin. Tshiti mili -- Pustish me na mamo -- De ti! Chodish. (Content). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Heskes number 716 Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Kessler's Second Ave. Theater - Kessler, David - Brody, Joseph
    • Date: 1917

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    Up town, down town

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: S. Kornblith Performed by Miss Greenfiel, Sam Kesten, Dave Medoff, and Dora Weissman. "We're a success, and now we're moving uptown!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    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
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Mein weid kimt bald arein

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "My wife is coming in soon." Libretto: S. Kornblith. (General). "My wife is a tough woman with a big voice. When the landlord comes for the rent, I tell him to wait and talk to my wife." (General). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Uptown Downtown" (General). Sheet Music ...

    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1917

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