Nodding off to sleep

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Nodding off to sleep
Additional title: In olden times a story's told of grandpa John. [first line]
Additional title: Nodding off to sleep! Nodding off to sleep! [first line of chorus]
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Composer)
Hart, Joseph (1858-1921) (Lyricist)
Moore, Raymon (Singer)

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
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Music Division
Sheet music
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover: Texas Music Supply House, Beaumont, Texas.
Content: On cover: Written for and sung by Raymon Moore. Words and music by Joseph Hart of Hallen & Hart.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Joseph Hart.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b6e7b770-c58e-012f-33a2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1858: Creator Born
  • 1893: Issued
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nodding off to sleep" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Nodding off to sleep" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2016.

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Nodding off to sleep