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Title
My dear old parents' home
Additional title: It was years and years ago, but now swift the years have flown. [first line]
Additional title: Yes, I'm going back to see them, for I know they're getting old. [first line of chorus]
Names
Cornell, W. D. (Composer)
Cornell, W. D. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Chicago
Publisher: National Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Parent and child
Parental rejection
Homecoming
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes a drawing of a one-storey house set among bushes and trees, with a smoking chimney.
Statement of responsibility: by W.D. Cornell.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 86ce0420-c58f-012f-f544-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My dear old parents' home" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0696-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My dear old parents' home" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0696-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). My dear old parents' home Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0696-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My dear old parents' home