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I promise you
Additional title: I promise you in answer to your pray'r, that I through life will ever faithful be. [first line]
Holst, Eduard (1843-1899) (Composer)
Cliffe, Shorn (Lyricist)
Coffin, Hayden (1862-1935) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York
Publisher: N. Weinstein & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes a photograph of C. Hayden Coffin in profile with a reproduction of his signature.
Content: On cover: Especially composed for and sung with great success by C. Hayden Coffin with the Lillian Russell Opera Co.
Content: Version fro alto or bairton in F major.
Statement of responsibility: by Eduard Holst.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 850645e0-c58e-012f-6725-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1843: Creator Born
  • 1893: Issued
  • 1899: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I promise you" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I promise you" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016.

APA Format

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I promise you