Absence makes the heart grow fonder : (longing to be near your side)

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Title
Absence makes the heart grow fonder : (longing to be near your side)
Additional title: The head waiters.
Names
Gillespie, Arthur (Lyricist)
Dillea, Herbert
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-300
Topics
Love songs
Waltzes
Long-distance relationships
Man-woman relationships
Regret
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: Center seam torn; edges worn; some corners missing.
Content: Cover cameo portrait of man, wearing white tie and tuxedo, probably Frederic Whitfield.
Content: First line of chorus: Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Content: First line of text: Sweetheart I have grown so lonely.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Respectfully dedicated to Miss Celeste K. Walsh, Chicago, Ill.--Printed above caption title.
Content: Sung with tremendous success by Frederic Whitfield, in Ward & Vokes' production 'The head waiters'--Cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur Gillespie ; music by Herbert Dillea.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C769
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14654725
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f19cafe0-c641-012f-e947-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900). Absence makes the heart grow fonder : (longing to be near your side) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-0141-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Absence makes the heart grow fonder : (longing to be near your side)