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Title
We were brothers, Jack and I
Additional title: Come sit by my side little darling. [first line]
Additional title: We were brothers, Jack and I. [first line of chorus]
Names
Porter, Steve (1864-1936) (Singer)
Mayo, Harry (Singer)
Nestor, John J. (Singer)
The Silvers (Singer)
Comer, Imogene (Singer)
Libbey, J. Aldrich (1864-1925) (Singer)
Waltone, Lillian (Singer)
Rosenfeld, Monroe H. (Lyricist)
Rosenfeld, Monroe H. (Composer)
Carus, Emma (1878-1927) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Sacrifices
Death
Fighting
Battlefields
Brothers
Honor
Waltzes
Marches (Voice with piano)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: J. Aldrich Libby; Lillian Waltone; Emma Carus; Steve Porter; Harry Mayo; John Nestor; The Silvers; Imogene Comer.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Monroe H. Rosenfeld.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16883be0-c594-012f-4928-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1864: Creator Born
  • 1898: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "We were brothers, Jack and I" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1f1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "We were brothers, Jack and I" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1f1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). We were brothers, Jack and I Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1f1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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We were brothers, Jack and I