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Title
Sing again that sweet refrain
Additional title: Sing again that sweet refrain. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The music hall was crowded in a city o'er the sea. [first line]
Names
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Composer)
Sherman, Wm. A., Mrs. (Owner)
Prosser, Rees (Singer)
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place Term: New York ; London
Publisher: W.B. Gray & Co. ; Howard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Singing
Reminiscing
Minstrel shows
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom right: Boughton's music store, Sedar St., cor. Halsey St., Newark, N.J.

Content : On cover: Sung by Rees Prosser, with Al. G. Field Minstrels.

Content : Signature of former owner on cover at top right: Mrs. Wm. A. Sherman's.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Gussie L. Davis.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: bb5b2040-c58f-012f-399b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1899: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sing again that sweet refrain" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sing again that sweet refrain" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). Sing again that sweet refrain Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06e6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Sing again that sweet refrain