Dear Annette

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Dear Annette
Additional title: I have a sweetheart, Annette so fair, she's as winsome and pretty can be. [first line]
Additional title: She's my Annette, dear Annette, so tender and so true. [first line of chorus]
Schwertl, Jos. M. (Composer)
Gilligan, Jno. J. (Lyricist)
Feeney, M. B. (Dedicatee)
Reagan, James W. (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: Metropolitan Music Co. ; Chas. Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes a photograph of James W. Reagan including a reproduction of his signature. Cover includes drawing of flowers.
Content: On cover: As sung with marked success by Jas. W. Reagan with Primrose & West's Minstrels.
Statement of responsibility: written by Jno. J. Gilligan ; composed by Jos. M. Schwertl.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1dae2a80-c590-012f-4e83-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dear Annette" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dear Annette" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 29, 2016.

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Dear Annette