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
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

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

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Absence makes the heart grow fonder : (longing to be near your side)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-0141-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

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)