When the lilacs are in bloom

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Names
Ahrens, Kathryn (Composer)
Ahrens, Kathryn (Lyricist)
Rosenthal, J. E. (Illustrator)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: The United States Publishing Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Lilacs
Ocean
Sailors
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom right: H. A. French, music dealer, Nashville, Tenn.

Content : Summary: A sailor promises to return to his sweetheart when spring has arrived and lilacs are in bloom; he ask her not to cry or be fearful.

Content : Cover lithograph by J. E. Rosenthal of 411 Pearl St. [New York] shows a sailor embracing and kissing a woman by a wooden fence, with a sailing ship in the ocean in the background.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Kathryn Ahrens.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: bd1845a0-c591-012f-7cfd-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When the lilacs are in bloom" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c090-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When the lilacs are in bloom" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c090-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). When the lilacs are in bloom Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c090-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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When the lilacs are in bloom