View this item elsewhere:

Title
The story that won my heart, or, My Saviour
Additional title: I heard of one so lovely and so far. [first line of song]
Additional title: My Saviour. [alternative title]
Additional title: Only the story of Jesus; how we was nailed to the tree. [first line of chorus]
Names
Buffum, Herbert (1879-1939) (Composer)
Buffum, Herbert (1879-1939) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Los Angeles, Cal.
Publisher: H. Buffum
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Jesus Christ
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design includes photograph of Herbert Buffum seated, with the caption: In Jesus' name, Herbert Buffum, the boy preacher.
Content: Quotation from Isaiah on cover at top center and above caption title: He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows and acquainted with grief, Isaiah 53:3.
Content: Summary: a song about Jesus.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Herbert Buffum.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a328ccc0-c595-012f-fee5-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
We believe that this item has no known US copyright restrictions. The item may be subject to rights of privacy, rights of publicity and other restrictions. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1879: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1939: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The story that won my heart, or, My Saviour" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The story that won my heart, or, My Saviour" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). The story that won my heart, or, My Saviour Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef8c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (notated music) The story that won my heart, or, My Saviour, (1899 - 1899) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 27, 2016 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

The story that won my heart, or, My Saviour