My mother's song

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My mother's song
Additional title: Mother's love, so warm and true, Can death and change defy; The sweetest thing I can recall, of all, Is mothers loving lullaby. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: No mem'ry of my childhood days, As the fleeting years glide quickly by, Is half so sweet it seems to me, or dear, As mothers loving lullaby. [first line]
Peloubet, W. S. (Lyricist)
Northrup, Theo. H. (Theodore H.) (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place: Chicago
Publisher: The S. Brainard's Sons Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Family life
Mothers & children -- 1800-1899
Sheet music
Statement of responsibility: words by W.S. Peloubet ; music by Theo. H. Northrup.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 183fb360-c58e-012f-e81e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My mother's song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892.

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My mother's song