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Names
Heelan, Will A. (Composer)
Heelan, Will A. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Date Issued: 1901
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Reminiscing
Mothers and sons
Man-woman relationships
Regret
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Summary: The narrator reminiscences of his old home with memories of his mother who gave him counsel; he had a girlfriend who spurned him, but his memory of that love is a treasure that gold cannot buy.

Content : Cover design includes color lithograph of a home in the background in a wood; in the foreground inset is a man resting his head pensively on his hand, leaning on a wooden fence.

Content : Published as the musical supplement to the New York Sunday Press. Sunday, Jan. 13, 1901.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Will A. Heelan.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: b7c9d010-c595-012f-dab3-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date (Approximate)
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Treasures that gold cannot buy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efab-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Treasures that gold cannot buy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efab-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1901). Treasures that gold cannot buy Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efab-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Treasures that gold cannot buy