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Title
When the swallows come again
Additional title: When the swallows come again, in the spring, in the spring. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When the swallows come again, in the spring, in the spring. [first line]
Names
Schleiffarth, George (d. 1921) (Composer)
Lamb, Arthur J. (1870-1928) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place Term: New York ; London
Publisher: The S. Brainard's Sons Co. ; Chas. Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Swallows
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Humorous songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Texts of 2 additional verses printed on p. 5.

Content : Descriptive subtitle on cover and below caption title: A serio-comic song.

Content : Cover illustration is of two swallows, one in flight, one perched on a music staff showing the first two measures of the song.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Arthur J. Lamb ; music by Geo. Maywood.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: eadb98c0-c58f-012f-3d17-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When the swallows come again" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-072f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When the swallows come again" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-072f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). When the swallows come again Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-072f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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When the swallows come again