I'd Choose to Be a Baby

Title

I'd Choose to Be a Baby

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
Minstrel music
Buckley, Frederick, 1833-1864
Infants
Women

Description

Illustrated sheet containg two versions of the same four verse song and chorus: "General Version" and "Tony Pastor's Version." Lyrics depict singer's desire to be a baby in order to receive the attention and care given to babies by women.

Creator

 Buckley, Frederick

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1864

Contributor

Magnus, Charles

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301262
375400003518

Coverage

New York

Original Format

1
20.5 cm

Citation

Buckley, Frederick, “I'd Choose to Be a Baby,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 17, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22789.