The dear old bell

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The dear old bell
Additional title: Oh the dear old bell hark! [first line of chorus]
Additional title: On an old town square I remember there stood the old church where my mother used to go. [first line]
Stock, George Chadwick (Lyricist)
Stock, George Chadwick (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: The Brainard's Sons Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Family life
Death & burial
Sheet music
Content: On cover: Bell.
Content: Stamp on cover: Property of Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. Station WABC.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Geo. Chadwick Stock.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2c7b87a0-c596-012f-1199-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The dear old bell" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The dear old bell" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016.

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The dear old bell