Sweet Jennie June

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Sweet Jennie June
Additional title: 'Neath the brow of the hill, by a murmering rill. [first line]
Additional title: Jennie Jennie you're fairer than any, the songbirds are singing this tune. [first line of chorus]
Sayers, Henry J. (Composer)
Sayers, Henry J. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: The New York Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content : On cover: The N.Y. Sunday World's popular songs series, no. 6.

Content : Summary: In a quiet nook the narrator meets Jennie June who has taught him how to love; he hopes that she'll say yes when he proposes.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Henry J. Sayers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: a4c8c480-c591-012f-bff8-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sweet Jennie June" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sweet Jennie June" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Sweet Jennie June Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Sweet Jennie June