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Title
Be gentle to your mother
Additional title: Be gentle to your mother, come home and be her boy. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: In a country far beyond. [first line]
Names
Alfrege, J. Robert (Arranger)
Johnson, W. H. (Lyricist)
Johnson, W. H. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: Columbus Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Death
Voyages and travels
Deathbeds
Reminiscing
Mothers and sons
Advice
Reunions
Loneliness
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words and music by W. H. Johnson ; music revised by J. Robert Alfrege.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): aca28c40-c597-012f-0749-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Be gentle to your mother