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Title
The letter edged in black
Additional title: As I heard the Postman whistling yesterday morning. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I was standing by my window yesterday morning. [first line]
Names
Savino, Domenico (1882-1973) (Editor)
Nevada, Hattie (Lyricist)
Nevada, Hattie (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place: New York
Publisher: Robbins Music Corporation
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Death
Mothers and sons
Forgiveness
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Stamp on cover: Property of Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. Station WABC.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Hattie Nevada.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4148d680-c592-012f-937e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Creator Born
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1973: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The letter edged in black" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17d2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The letter edged in black" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17d2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). The letter edged in black Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17d2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The letter edged in black