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Title
Tell mother I'll be there
Additional title: Tell mother I'll be there in answer to her pray'r. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When I was but a little child, how well I recollect. [first line]
Names
Fillmore, Charles M. (Charles Millard) (1860-1952) (Lyricist)
Fillmore, Charles M. (Charles Millard) (1860-1952) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: Cincinnati ; New York
Publisher: The Fillmore Brothers Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Death
Reminiscing
Bittersweet
Mothers & children
Childhood
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Charles M Fillmore.
Content: On cover: mother.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Charles M. Fillmore.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 03654790-c594-012f-3d86-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1898: Issued
  • 1952: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Tell mother I'll be there" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1d4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Tell mother I'll be there" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1d4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). Tell mother I'll be there Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1d4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Tell mother I'll be there