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Names
Marshall, Jas. H. (Composer)
Marshall, Jas. H. (Lyricist)
Wolff, Walter (Composer)
Wolff, Walter (Lyricist)
Sutton, Joseph (Singer)
Lawrence, Fred (Owner)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: [San Francisco]
Publisher: The Zeno Mauvais Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Prisoners
Separation (Psychology)
Waltzes
Hope
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Signature of former owner on cover center: Fred Lawrence.

Content : On cover: A beautiful descriptive song with waltz chorus as sung by the great California singer Jos. Sutton. Cover includes portrait photograph of Joseph Sutton.

Content : Summary: A convict solliloquizes, acknowleding his crime of forgery, wishing to see his family again, hoping to be free or his heart will break, trusting in God's mercy.

Statement of Responsibility: Written and composed by Jas. H. Marshall & Walter Wolff.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: f5031690-c590-012f-a47b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A convict's hope" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc2f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A convict's hope" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc2f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). A convict's hope Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc2f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A convict's hope