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Title
There was no bridegroom there
Additional title: The wedding feast was ready, all the friends assembled there. [first line]
Additional title: There was no bridgegroom there. [first line of chorus]
Names
Spaulding, George L. (1864-1921) (Lyricist)
Spaulding, George L. (1864-1921) (Composer)
Updegrove, Lulu May (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: Spaulding & Gray ; Howard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Grooms (Weddings)
Weddings
Brides
Waltzes
Desertion
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration shows a floral design with bells.
Content: Photostats in negative of original in the copyright deposit of the Library of Congress.
Content: Descriptive subtitle: Pathetic waltz song.
Content: On cover: To Miss Lulu May Updegrove, Kingston, N. Y.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by G.L. Spaulding.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b4b16eb0-c590-012f-8c12-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1864: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There was no bridegroom there" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1661-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There was no bridegroom there" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1661-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). There was no bridegroom there Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1661-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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There was no bridegroom there