Breaking the ties of home

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Names
Newman, Joe (Composer)
Newman, Joe (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place Term: Denver, Colo.
Publisher: Joseph Newman
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Parent and child
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes a photograph of Joe Newman.

Content : Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom center: Syman's music store, 323 16th St. next to Fair.

Content : On cover: This song was suggested to the composer by Hovenden's famous picture, "Breakign home ties," exhibited at the World's Columbian Exposition, 1893. Thos. Hovenden, artst, was born in Ireland, December 28, 1840. On August 14, 1895, he was instantly killed by a locomotive while making a vain attempt to rescue a little girl at a grade crossing near Norristown, Pa.

Statement of Responsibility: By Joe Newman.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 10818200-c590-012f-cc41-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Breaking the ties of home" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-156e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Breaking the ties of home" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-156e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). Breaking the ties of home Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-156e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Breaking the ties of home