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In May
Additional title: Two lovers were strolling in May, In May, in May, His glance full of joy and of love, She just as demure as a dove. [first line]
Titus, Lydia Yeamans (1866?-1929) (Singer)
Stern, Edwin M. (Composer)
Stern, Edwin M. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons ; E. Ascherberg & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Brides -- 1890-1899
Love songs
Novelty songs
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes a portrait of Lydia Yeamans-Titus.
Content: On the cover: Song Introduced with Great Success by Lydia Yeamans-Titus, the Peerless Artiste at all the Leading Theatres.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by Edwin M. Stern.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0765f860-c58e-012f-49a0-58d385a7bc34
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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. "In May" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "In May" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2016.

APA Format

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In May