You had a dream, well, I had one too. [first line of chorus]

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Names
Daniels, Charles N. (Charles Neil) (1878-1943) (Composer)
Rice, Seymour (Lyricist)
Brown, Albert H. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Chas. N. Daniels ; Remick Music Corporation
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Children
Death
Life cycle, Human
Betrothal
Dreams
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design includes reproduction of a drawing showing two children playing with a bird bath.

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.

Content : On cover: Recorded by the Mills Bros. Decca record no. 2285.

Ownership : Gift of the Columbia Broadcasting System Inc., [1974].

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Seymour Rice and Albert H. Brown ; music by Chas. N. Daniels.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: e6e889b0-c595-012f-104d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1943: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You had a dream, well, I had one too. [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You had a dream, well, I had one too. [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 27, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). You had a dream, well, I had one too. [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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You had a dream, well, I had one too. [first line of chorus]