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Title
I long to see the old home once again
Additional title: I long to see just once again the spot where I was born [First line of song]
Names
Brennen, R. H. (Lyricist)
Story, Pauline Brutting (Composer)
Jones, Francis (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: Cincinnati, O.
Publisher: Philip Kussel
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Mothers & children -- 1800-1899
Homesickness
Childhood
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes inset of photograph signed: yours in song Francis Jones.
Content: On title page: "Dedicated to my boyhood friends around the old home at Madison, Ind."
Content: Cover illustration of log cabin with log fence around it
Statement of responsibility: words by R.H. Brennen ; music by Pauline B. Story.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): af658480-c594-012f-56ae-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I long to see the old home once again" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec70-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I long to see the old home once again" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec70-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). I long to see the old home once again Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec70-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I long to see the old home once again