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Fair Virginia from Virginia
Additional title: I've two sweethearts far away beneath the southern skies so blue [First line of song]
Browne, Raymond A. (1871-1922 ) (Composer)
Browne, Raymond A. (1871-1922 ) (Lyricist)
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Composer)
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Lyricist)
Talley, Harry L. (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
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Music Division
Sheet music
Content: On cover: sung with great success by Harry L. Talley with Haverley's Big Minstrels.
Content: Cover design incorporates inset of photograph of Harry L. Talley.
Statement of responsibility: by Raymond A. Browne and Gussie L. Davis.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 726d2cd0-c594-012f-267e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Fair Virginia from Virginia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Fair Virginia from Virginia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Fair Virginia from Virginia Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Fair Virginia from Virginia