Nellie and May, sisters were they

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Title
Nellie and May, sisters were they
Additional title: I will tell to you a story which the shades of life will show. [first line]
Additional title: Nellie and May, sisters were they, both from the same old home. [first line of chorus]
Names
Kelly, John T. (Composer)
Kelly, John T. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co. ; Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Sisters
Mothers -- Death
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words and music by John T. Kelly.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b2108bb0-c58e-012f-0e39-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nellie and May, sisters were they" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nellie and May, sisters were they" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). Nellie and May, sisters were they Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f51a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Nellie and May, sisters were they