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Title
The homestead on the hill
Additional title: I could see the teardrops falling as my sweetheart said "Goodbye". [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There's an old fashioned homestead on the hillside. [first line]
Names
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Lyricist)
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Composer)
Costello, Bartley (1871-1941) (Lyricist)
Costello, Bartley (1871-1941) (Composer)
Wise, Harry (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: Hugo V. Schlam.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Farewells
Love
Reminiscing
Homesteading -- United States
Reunions
Betrothal
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Harry Wise; house.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Bartley C. Costello and Andrew B. Sterling.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 655c3270-c596-012f-1ab2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The homestead on the hill" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The homestead on the hill" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). The homestead on the hill Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The homestead on the hill