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Title
A kiss was the cause of it all
Additional title: A kiss was the cause of it all, a wife, broken hearted doth yearn. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: They were sweethearts when at schoool, that's the way the story goes. [first line]
Names
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Composer)
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: Spaulding & Gray
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Waltzes
Broken homes
Marital conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: by Gussie L. Davis.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 595dbec0-c58f-012f-9edf-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1899: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A kiss was the cause of it all" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0654-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A kiss was the cause of it all" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0654-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). A kiss was the cause of it all Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0654-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A kiss was the cause of it all