When you come back to Georgia

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Title
When you come back to Georgia
Additional title: There's a dear old gray-haired lady, with tear dimmed eyes. [first line of song]
Additional title: When you come back to Georgia you will find me true. [first line of chorus]
Names
Herrmann, George (Composer)
Herrmann, George (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Chas. B. Ward Music Publishing Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Death
Separation (Psychology)
Reminiscing
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedicaton on cover: Dedicated to the Atlanta Consitution.
Content: Summary: An elderly woman sits, still in love with the man who deserted her years ago, to whom she promised to remain faithful; she doesn't know that he died in England, so she keeps on saying her prayers for him.
Content: Cover design shows drawing of a man with his finger to his mouth, and a woman looking away from him.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by George Herrmann.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cdf68a00-c595-012f-53fa-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When you come back to Georgia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef7b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When you come back to Georgia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef7b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). When you come back to Georgia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef7b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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When you come back to Georgia