Place a light to guide me home

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Title
Place a light to guide me home
Additional title: Just place a light to guide me home. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: he village pride was little Nell. [first line]
Names
Oliver, James (Composer)
Oliver, James (Lyricist)
Fay, Jack (Lyricist)
Fay, Jack (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Mothers and daughters
Reunions
Bittersweet
Betrothal
Man-woman relationships
Desertion
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: woman placing a candle next to a window.
Content: On cover: "The Empire Trio" (Young - Adams - Young)
Statement of responsibility: words by Jack Fay ; music by James B. Olliver.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c8091a20-c593-012f-0ecb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Place a light to guide me home" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f22e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Place a light to guide me home" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f22e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). Place a light to guide me home Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f22e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Place a light to guide me home