There's a dear little home in a country so green, where the girl of my heart waits for me. [first line of song]

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Names
Freeman, Harry (Composer)
Freeman, Harry (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: The S. Brainard's Sons Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Immigrants -- Irish
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Citation/reference : Cover design includes drawings of 3-leaf clovers.

Citation/reference : Summary: The narrator left his land of green [i.e. Ireland] and his true love; some day he'll return to her.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Harry Freeman.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 9851c130-c595-012f-728c-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There's a dear little home in a country so green, where the girl of my heart waits for me. [first line of song]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efd0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There's a dear little home in a country so green, where the girl of my heart waits for me. [first line of song]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efd0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). There's a dear little home in a country so green, where the girl of my heart waits for me. [first line of song] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efd0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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There's a dear little home in a country so green, where the girl of my heart waits for me. [first line of song]