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Old songs
Additional title: I can hear those old songs ringing, though her voice is silent now. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Yes I know I'm old and feeble. [first line]
Snyder, Lucian W. (Lyricist)
Spangler, Nellie B. (Dedicatee)
Wooster, Louise S. (Dedicatee)
Hollingsworth, R. M. (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Chicago
Publisher: National Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Love, Maternal
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes a photograph of an unidentified woman copyright 1895 by J. Schloss, N.Y.
Content: Dedications on cover: Words dedicated to Miss Nellie B. Spangler, Fort Wayne, Ind. Music dedicated to Miss Louise S. Wooster, Three Rivers, Mich.
Statement of responsibility: words by Lucian W. Snyder ; music by R.M. Hollingsworth.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9b5715f0-c58f-012f-874b-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. "Old songs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1895.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Old songs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016.

APA Format

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Old songs