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Title
Don't say good-bye forever
Additional title: Don't say good bye forever, don't cast my love aside! [first line]
Additional title: Don't say good bye forever, once more you smile let me see. [first line of chorus]
Names
Gilmore, B. F. (Lyricist)
Gilmore, B. F. (Composer)
Leonard, J. F (Composer)
Leonard, J. F (Lyricist)
Gilson, Lottie (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Farewells -- 1890-1899
Desertion
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom center: Cooper Music Company, 716 J Street, Sacramento, California.

Content : Cover designer's device at lower left.

Content : On cover: The new "Say au revoir" sung with distinguished success by John Early with Haverly's Minstrels. Introduced with great success by the incomparable Lottie Gilson. Cover includes a photograph of Lottie Gilson.

Content : Summary: The narrator, apparently a woman, pleads with John not to leave her and the child.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Gilmore and Leonard.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 01c27350-c592-012f-d791-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Don't say good-bye forever" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1773-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Don't say good-bye forever" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 7, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1773-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Don't say good-bye forever Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1773-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Don't say good-bye forever