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Names
Chase, Charles A. (Charles Augustus) (1833-1911) (Composer)
Chase, Charles A. (Charles Augustus) (1833-1911) (Lyricist)
Fisher, E. S. (Illustrator)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: Boston
Publisher: The Howard Publishing Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love songs
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: The latest and prettiest.

Content : Summary: The narrator likens nature to May, the woman of his affections.

Content : Cover includes photograph of an unidentified woman. Cover design by E. S. Fisher.

Content : Dealer's stamp on page 3 at bottom center: Gutman, No. 3 Ave. A, N.Y.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Chas. A. Chase.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: fe83aae0-c591-012f-f6e1-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1833: Creator Born
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1911: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dearest May" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-176e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dearest May" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-176e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Dearest May Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-176e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Dearest May