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Title
She was born in old Virginia
Additional title: She was born in old Virginia. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: You may all talk of your beauties. [first line]
Names
Langhorne, J. Vickery (Lyricist)
Whittemore, Robert E. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: Norfolk, Va.
Publisher: Langhorne Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Virginia
Love
Reminiscing
Bittersweet
Betrothal
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Death & burial
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words by J. Vickery Langhorne ; music by Robert E. Whittemore.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc19f4f0-c593-012f-3838-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "She was born in old Virginia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "She was born in old Virginia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). She was born in old Virginia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1f4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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She was born in old Virginia