Although so far away

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Although so far away
Additional title: love him, I dream of him, I sing of him by day and all the night I hear him talk, and yet he's far away. [first line]
Cornwall, Barry (1787-1874) (Lyricist)
White, Otis R. (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place: Chicago
Publisher: National Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Separation (Psychology)
Long-distance relationships
Man-woman relationships
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes illustration of moon over a bridge and trees.
Statement of responsibility: words by Barry Cornwall ; music by Otis R. White.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e04abcc0-c58d-012f-ad2d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1787: Creator Born
  • 1874: Creator Died
  • 1892: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Although so far away