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Title
You can't forget the old love
Additional title: I wandered one ev'ning alone by the mill. [first line of song]
Additional title: You can't forget the old love, if that old love was true. [first line of chorus]
Names
Fisher, E. S. (Cover designer)
Shackford, Chas. (Composer)
Shackford, Chas. (Lyricist)
Terry, John S. (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: Boston
Publisher: Chas. Shackford
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Reminiscing
Love songs
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design with floral pattern by E. S. Fisher.

Content : Descriptive subtitle on cover: A charming story ballad with waltz chorus.

Content : On cover: Sung by John S. Terry. Cover includes photograph of John S. Terry.

Content : Summary: While walking, a man encounters a woman who tells him not to forget his old love; he recalls his childhood and earlier days when he loved someone who was his true love.

Content : Poor condition.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Chas. Shackford.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: e3a590c0-c595-012f-2ee5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can't forget the old love" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can't forget the old love" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). You can't forget the old love Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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You can't forget the old love