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Baby and I
Additional title: Her bright eyes are blue, and her teeth are like pearl. [first line]
Additional title: When the stars shine and the daylight is gone. [first line of chorus]
Dockstader, C. R. (Charles R.) (1849-1907) (Lyricist)
Dockstader, C. R. (Charles R.) (1849-1907) (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: [Philadelphia]
Publisher: J.W. Pepper
Library locations
Music Division
Fathers and daughters
Sheet music
Content: Supplement of the Philadelphia Times. Sunday, February 11, 1900.
Content: On cover: A baby.
Content: Dedication: To Gracie.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by C.R. Dockstader.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00ef8b60-c596-012f-8d9e-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1907: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Baby and I" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Baby and I" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2016.

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Baby and I