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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
    • Date: 1917

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    Das pekele and Chochmas noshim sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Violin. (General). "Wisdom of women" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. Libretto: Moses Horowitz (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Spivak, Isaac - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund) - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1900

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    Ellis Island sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Oh Ellis Island, you portal to the free land, how fearful you seem! We've struggled and sacrificed to come to America. We tremble with our great hopes. Now here on this island, at the very threshold and in sight of our goal, we are told to stop and go no further." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1914

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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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    Das thilemel sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "The little book of psalms/psalter" Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Mesco, A. - Davidoff, Jacob
    • Date: 1909

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    Gute nacht sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "Goodnight" from the operetta "Weibershe meluche" ("Women's handiwork/trade".) Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Gilrod, Louis
    • Date: 1914

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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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    Goldfaden's for violin sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Jankeleh geht in shul arain -- Hashivenu nasad -- Steh auf main volk -- Shlaf-leid -- Das pinteleh -- Das gebet leid. (Content). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1898

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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
    • Date: 1914

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    Chantshe in America sheet music | 18 p. ; 35 + 31 cm. | Libretto: Nahum Rackow. Performed by Sam KestenSource: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Chantshe in America -- Weh dir kind von armuth -- Ich hob -- A man, a weib. (Content). Heskes number 580 Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Rumshinsky, Joseph - Lillian, Isidore
    • Date: 1914

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    Mother's prayer sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Almighty God, protect my children from all the troubles and any harm. May they be safe from the tsar's cruelty." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Russotto, H. - Small, J. L. (Jacob L.) - Small, Solomon
    • Date: 1912

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    The queen of Sheba sheet music | 8 p ; 35 cm. | "Queen of Sheba." Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Performed by Mr. Ginsberg and Miss Shapiro. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Shlof balet -- March de Malke Shvo -- Shlome hameilachs zavoe -- Giter Brider nisht gechapt -- Men vet dir kein sach nit mit geben in keiver arein. (Content). Violin part only. (General). ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph - Shor, A. (Anshel)
    • Date: 1907

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    Kol nidre and Unsane toikef sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | "All vows" and "We delcare the mighty holiness of these day (Rosh Hashanah/Jewish new Year and Yom Kippur/Day of Atonement)" Libretti: Abraham Michl Sharkansky. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Kol Nidrei -- Yizkor -- Dos keyteleh-- Unsane Toikef. (Content). Violin part (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1910

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    Keser toiro sheet music | 3 p. ; 35 cm. | "Ornamental crown on the scroll of the Torah." "As a silver crown adorns the Torah scrolls, so does the Torah itself adorns our lives." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Gilrod, Louis - Motzan, Otto - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1912

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    Mismor le David sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "A Psalm of David" from "God, man, and devil, or the Jewish Faust." Psalm 23 is included for this final duet of the dying heroine with a repentent hero (acclaimed performances at the time by Bertha Kalish and David Kessler). Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). "from Gott Mensch und Teufel" (General). ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Brody, Joseph
    • Date: 1903

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    Steh auf mein volk sheet music | 4 p. ; 31 cm. | "Arise my people" from "Dr. Almasada" Libretto: Abraham Goldfaden "Arise, awake from your dreaming. The morning sky is fresh and clear. All is alive with wisdom and hope. It is a new time, my people." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Dr. Almasada" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1911

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    Ben hador sheet music | 6 p. ; 35 cm. | Libretto: Moses Horowitz. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Phantasie lied -- Komisch terzet -- Ben hador march. (Content). Violin part only (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Perlmutter, Arnold - Wohl, Herman
    • Date: 1902

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    Ohn a mame sheet music | 4 p. ; 31 cm. | "Without a mother." "There is no one truer than a mother. Do not let her die of a broken heart." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Violin part. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Hornstein, David - Meyerowitz, David
    • Date: 1915

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    Elende yesoimele sheet music | 6 p. ; 31 cm. | "Forlorn, or lonely little orphan." "Help the innocent children, orphaned and starving because of the war." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1915

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    Es is a tanug! sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "It is a pleasure" from "Bridegroom and bride" Libretto: Sigmund Mogulesco "Love is bittersweet. But mother, it is a pleasure to be wooed." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). From the opera "Choson kale" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Mogulesco, S. (Sigmund)
    • Date: 1913

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    Sol a mol shoin sholem sain sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Let there be peace soon." "Let there be peace everywhere and for everyone; no more suffering and hatred." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950 (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Small, Solomon - Friedsell, Louis
    • Date: 1921

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    Gefonfet sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Nit-Gefonfet -- Vi der lebt men shoin America zu sehen". (Content). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Wohl, Herman - Lebedeff, Aaron
    • Date: 1921

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    Heilige korbones sheet music | 8 p. ; 35 cm. | "Holy victims/martyrs" "The whole world should chant kaddish for the war dead." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Frug, S. G. (Semen Grigor'evich) - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1916

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    Kunilemel sheet music | 24 p. ; 35 cm. | Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs 1895-1950. (General). Chasidim chor -- Lied Karoline -- Studenten -- Alle meidlach hoben chasanin -- Duet, Karoinaum max -- Nein dem alten gabai! Nein dem neuen gabai! -- First dem gabai in shil arain -- Chor toidte - und masel tov -- Gesang ensemble -- Finale. (Content). Sheet ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Goldfaden, Abraham - Rumshinsky, Joseph
    • Date: 1913

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    Yiddishe folkslider sheet music | 11 p. ; 35 cm. | "Jewish Folk Songs." Ten songs; for listing see entry 14 in the Heskes Collection or 200181974 in the database. An additional two songs were listed on the cover but not included in the music itself. Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Der Pedler -- Von Himmel zu D'rerd -- Der Krisis -- ...
    • Contributor: Hebrew Publishing Company - Zunser, Eliakum - Russotto, H.
    • Date: 1904

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