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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.
    • Date: 1916

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    Weh dir kind von armuth sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Woe to you, child of poverty" from "Chantshe in America" Libretto: Nahum Rackow Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky "Slave of need, you must labor for bread from childood to death. All your life is a struggle to survive, a battle against poverty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Chantshe in ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1913

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    Mir gefelt asa meidel wie du sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "I'd like a girl just like you." "That's what he tells me, but I tell him that I would not like a boy just like him." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Date: 1914

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    Unser neue heim sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Our new home" from "Orphans of the world." Libretto: Isidore Lillian. Performed by Joseph Shoengold "Zion is the new homeland for the displaced and oppressed." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the drama "Yesoimem fin der welt" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Meyer Rabinowitz - Lillian, Isidore - Sandler, Peretz
    • Date: 1918

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    Farewell my dear parents Jewish folk song sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Farewell my dear parents. I am leaving to seek my fortune in a free land." Popular song among immigrants who had left their elderly parents back in the Old Country, and never saw them again. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Persin, Max
    • Date: 1920

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    Shtoist sich on sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Be wise and persevere/press onward" from "The essence of being a Jew" Libretto: Moses Seiffert. Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Dos pinteleh Yud" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Date: 1909

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    A Yiddishe m'luche sheet music | 7 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Jewish trade/handcraft." "It is the Jewish customary trade to work for all the world. Yet what do these efforts and talents matter, when the Jew is chased from land to land. May the sound of the shofar awaken the Jewish soul to rebuild Zion." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Date: 1916

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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
    • Date: 1905

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    Shalach monos sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Sending of presents." "The true gifts of Purim are our religious traditions, and God's blessings upon every generation. May all evil-doers, the wicked Hamans, never prevail." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1914

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    Ich hob sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "I have" from "Chantshe in America" Libretto: Nahum Rackow Performed by Sam Kestin "I have everything I want, without a cent in my pocket. All is mine, property and busness, fine home and clothes. I don't lie; I have it all. Only, it's all in my dreams." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1913

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    The ancient harp sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Zion's ancient harp has resounded throughout the ages." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: The Joseph P. Katz Co. - Lefkowitch, Henry - Peretz, Isaac Leib
    • Date: 1915

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    Mazel tov sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Good luck" from "Too late." Libretto: Moshe Dichter Performed by Malvine Lobel. "Blessings to all, and good luck always." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta "Zu spaet" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1914

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    Shmendrig sheet music | 6 p. ; 31 cm. | Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden (General). Shmendrig's opera -- Romance Rose -- Duett Rose und David -- Rose mit chor -- Breine mit chor -- Die kale heist Paulina. (Content). Violin part only (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1913

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    A kadish sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A memorial paryer for Abraham Goldfaden." "In sacred memoryof the poet-playwright, the originator and father of the Jewish drama." "Who can forget his songs and operettas. Now a light has been dimmed. Though dead, he lives forever in his works, and will always be with us. Let everone recite the kaddish for Goldfaden." Source: Heskes, ...
    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Meyerowitz, David - Gilrod, Louis - Kamenetzky, Jacob
    • Date: 1908

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    Fun wiegel bis in keiwer sheet music | 4 p., 12 x 9 | "From candle to grave" from "The song of love" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "I have lived eighty years, and how fast time has flown. Yet, I still remember my mother's lullabies. Vanity, all vanity. Short is the journey form the cradle to the grave. Life is no more than a dream." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Date: 1911

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    Leben zol Amerika sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Long live America" from "One should be a human being, or Abraham Haskenazi." Libretto: Anshel Schorr "Dear America, land of the free, home of liberty and equality. Long live America!" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). From the operetta, "A mensh zol men zein" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Rubinshtein, Modest - Rosenberg, Leo
    • Date: 1910

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    Yiddishe folkslider (Ten folk songs for voice and piano) sheet music | 30 p. ; 35 cm. | Der pedler -- Fun himel tsu der erd -- Der krises -- Der Yiddisher dikhter -- Das goldeneh land -- Dos unshterblikhe folk -- Die l'vone -- Shulamis, Tsiyon -- A brif fun der muttr Tsiyon -- Oyf dayn alter veg. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (Content). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Zunser, Eliakum - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1897

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    Az Got will shist a besim sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "If God wills, a broom shoots" from "Bridegroom and bride." Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco "Anything can happen, all things are possible, but only with God's help." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the operetta "Choson Kale" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1911

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    Yudishkeit sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Jewishness/Judaism" "Celebrate the Jewish traditions, and observe our Judaism. Do not stray from your religious pathways." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Theodore Lohr Co. - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Altman, Hyman
    • Date: 1909

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    Dos bissele erd sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little bit of earth" from "The country girl" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky "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 ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold - Thomashefsky, Bores
    • Date: 1911

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    Die müme glückele sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "The auntie/lady luck" from "The widow." Libretto: Moses Horowitz Performed by Bernard Bernstein, Kalman Juvelier, and Regina Prager. "Good fortune is like an aunt who favors you." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Heskes Number 249 from the play "The Widow" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Albert Teres Co. - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Date: 1908

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    Die chasinte sheet music | 32 p. ; 31 cm. | "The lady cantor." Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Riwkele un Yankele -- Kabeid es owicho -- Sholoim aleichem -- Oh, Bianka -- Rochele -- In erez Isroel -- Chad gadyo -- Shma Isroel. (Content). Heskes number 798 Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Thomashefsky, Bores - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1918

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    Zu hot ihr nit gesehen mein Moishe sheet music | 5 p. ; 35 cm. | "Have you not seen my Moishe (Moses)" from "The Polish Jew" Libretto: Boris Thomashefsky Performed by Bessie Thomashefsky. "Moses took us out of bondage into freedom, and gave our people the Ten Commandments. Columbus found a new world in America, and now we have jouneyed to this golden land." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Altman, Hyman - Wohl, Herman - Perlmutter, Arnold
    • Date: 1910

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    Elijah the prophet sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Joseph P. Katz - Lefkowitch, Henry
    • Date: 1917

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    Groom and bride sheet music | 10 p. ; 35 cm. | "Bridegroom and bride." Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco. Performed by Bessie and Boris Thomashefsky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Die baitch -- Tainig -- As Gott will schist a besem -- Die sisse hofenung -- Aneinu byom zoroseinu -- Dos beigele. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Date: 1907

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