Mother and I

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Mother and I
Additional title: Dear little mother, how I love you! [first line of second chorus]
Additional title: I laugh when I list' to the stories they tell of how I was born, one day. [first line]
Additional title: Nearer, my God, to Thee. [first line of third chorus]
Additional title: Rock-a-bye, baby, on the tree-top. [first line of first chorus]
Newman, Joe (Composer)
Warman, Cy (1855-1914) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York
Publisher: Widmer-Stigler Music Pub. Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Love, Maternal
Sheet music
Statement of responsibility: words by Cy Warman ; music by Joe Newman.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7ed14e30-c58f-012f-3c2b-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother and I" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother and I" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016.

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Mother and I