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Title
You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine
Additional title: Two little children one morning, after their breakfast was o'er. [first line of song]
Additional title: You had a dream, well, I had one too. [first line of chorus]
Names
Daniels, Charles N. (Charles Neil) (1878-1943) (Composer)
Rice, Seymour (Lyricist)
Brown, Albert H. (Lyricist)
Butler, Etta (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Kansas City
Publisher: Chas. N. Daniels ; Western Music Publishing Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Death
Life cycle, Human
Betrothal
Dreams
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design includes a floral pattern.
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom right: The Zeno Mauvais Music Co. [Oakland, California].
Content: On cover: As sung by Miss Etta Butler. Cover includes photograph of Etta Butler.
Content: Summary: Two children are playing; the boy challenges the girl to tell her dream; as adults, Tom and Mary tell each other their dreams and choose to be married; later, Tom is sad since Mary has died, but he still remembers them telling each other their dreams from childhood.
Statement of responsibility: words by Seymour Rice and Albert H. Brown ; music by Chas. N. Daniels.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 37 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e6421f30-c595-012f-a3f2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1943: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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You tell me your dream, I'll tell you mine