The old rocking chair (that stands in the attic)

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Title
The old rocking chair (that stands in the attic)
Additional title: The form that I loved now passed from my vision, a dear, sainted Mother, who sat in that chair. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The old rocking chair, that stands in the attic, what fond recollections it brings to my mind, a form that I loved now passed from my vision; a dear, sainted mother who sat in that chair. [first line]
Names
Jones, E. G. (Lyricist)
Newell, E. E. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Publisher: E.E. Newell
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Death
Mothers
Furniture -- 1800-1899
Nostalgia
Home
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words by E.G. Jones, M.D. ; music by E.E. Newell.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20e42940-c58e-012f-752d-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. "The old rocking chair (that stands in the attic)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f319-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The old rocking chair (that stands in the attic)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f319-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1892). The old rocking chair (that stands in the attic) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f319-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The old rocking chair (that stands in the attic)