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Title
The old New England farm of other days
Additional title: There's a sunny sweep of meadow that I know. [first line of song]
Names
Stiles, William Curtis (1851-1911) (Lyricist)
Wheeler, Henry Dwight (Dedicatee)
Furst, William (1852-1917) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
New England
Farmhouses
Reminiscing
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design includes photograph of a farm house.

Content : Dedication on cover and above caption title: Respectfully dedicated to Henry Dwight Wheeler, esq.

Content : Summary: The narrator reminisces about the farmhouse in which he grew up, musing on its attributes.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Rev. Wm. Curtis Stiles ; music by William Furst.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 5af04b40-c595-012f-ca34-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1851: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1911: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The old New England farm of other days" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f027-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The old New England farm of other days" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f027-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). The old New England farm of other days Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f027-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The old New England farm of other days