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Title
Take back the engagement ring
Additional title: One moonlight night one year ago a blue-eyed lass and lad. [first line]
Additional title: Take back the ring you gave me, take it back, Jack, I pray. [first line of chorus]
Names
Gray, William Benson (Composer)
Gray, William Benson (Lyricist)
Spaulding, George L. (1864-1921) (Composer)
Spaulding, George L. (1864-1921) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Copyright Date: 1894
Place: [New York]
Publisher: [Spaulding & Gray]
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Reconciliation
Rings -- 1890-1899
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Negative photostat of music, lacking cover.
Statement of responsibility: by W.B. Gray and G.L. Spaulding.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (2 p.) ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cb0ac5c0-c58f-012f-2abf-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take back the engagement ring" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06ff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take back the engagement ring" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06ff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894). Take back the engagement ring Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-06ff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Take back the engagement ring