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Title
Always mind your sister Jennie
Additional title: A plain little cottage, a cold winter's day, A fond mother's life slowly ebbing away, Two sisters in tears standing there by her bed, To hear the last words that their dearest friend said. [first line]
Additional title: Always mind your sister, Jennie, She's the dearest friend of any, You will need her, darling, heed her and you'll never have a fear; She will be a mother to you, Let her life be happy thro' you, Just believe her, don't deceive her, Always mind your sister, dear! [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Comrades. Always mind your sister, Jennie. [uniform title]
Names
Mora, Helene (Actor)
Graham, Charles, composer (Composer)
Graham, Charles, composer (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place: New York
Publisher: Frank Tousey's Publishing House
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Mortality
Parent and child
Sisters
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes photograph of sisters embracing.
Content: On the cover: As sung by Miss Helene Mora in her comedy, "Comrades."
Statement of responsibility: by Charles Graham.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e183e030-c58d-012f-f488-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1892: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Always mind your sister Jennie" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f2f1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Always mind your sister Jennie" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f2f1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1892). Always mind your sister Jennie Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f2f1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Always mind your sister Jennie