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Ould plaid shawl
Additional title: Far, far from old Kinvara, on a drear December day. [first line]
Glancy, William (Composer)
Fahy, Francis A. (Francis Arthur) (1854-1935) (Lyricist)
Halvey, Gretta Hovenden (Dedicatee)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: [s.n.]
Publisher: William F. Glancy
Library locations
Music Division
Shawls -- 1890-1899
Songs, Irish
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes a photograph of a young girl wrapped in a shawl; photograph carries the caption: A little Irish Cailin in an ould plaid shawl.
Content: Dedication on cover: Dedicated to "Gretta" Hovenden Halvey.
Statement of responsibility: words by Francis A. Fahy ; music by William F. Glancy.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8e45bf30-c590-012f-b4d6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ould plaid shawl" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ould plaid shawl" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Ould plaid shawl