You ask me why upon my breast I wear her photograph. [first line]

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Names
Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell) (1864-1930) (Lyricist)
Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell) (1864-1930) (Composer)
Clauder, Jos. (Joseph) (1853-1913) (Arranger)
Jones, Ada (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place Term: New York ; Chicago ; [etc.]
Publisher: Chas. K. Harris
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love
Interpersonal relations
Bittersweet
Man-woman relationships
Regret
Interpersonal conflict
Desertion
Death & burial
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Ada Jones.

Statement of Responsibility: By Chas. K. Harris.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 4910cc40-c596-012f-b489-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1864: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1930: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You ask me why upon my breast I wear her photograph. [first line]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eed4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You ask me why upon my breast I wear her photograph. [first line]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eed4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). You ask me why upon my breast I wear her photograph. [first line] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eed4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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You ask me why upon my breast I wear her photograph. [first line]