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Title
The picture of my baby on the wall
Additional title: In the evening when the twilight shadows gently steal around. [first line]
Additional title: Smiling at me sweetly just as she did in life. [first line of chorus]
Names
Getz, Thos. P. (Thomas Powell) (1862-1934) (Composer)
Getz, Thos. P. (Thomas Powell) (1862-1934) (Lyricist)
Reed, C. H. (fl. ca. 1890) (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Broder & Schlam
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Children -- Mortality
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Caption: Professional copy. Lacking cover.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Thos. P. Getz ; arranged by C.H. Reed.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 656c6370-c58d-012f-15a4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1934: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The picture of my baby on the wall" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The picture of my baby on the wall" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - 1890). The picture of my baby on the wall Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The picture of my baby on the wall