Picture to night, a field of snowy white. [first line of chorus]

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Names
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Lyricist)
Von Tilzer, Harry (1872-1946) (Composer)
Russell, Leah (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein & Von Tilzer
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Southern States
Cotton plantations -- Southern States
African Americans
Reunions
Homesickness
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Cotton fields. [illustration]

Content : On cover: Photograph of Leah Russell.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Andrew B. Sterling ; music by Harry Von Tilzer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: e37a8b30-c597-012f-ac8a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Picture to night, a field of snowy white. [first line of chorus]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1e07d8-2846-7d84-e040-e00a1806332b

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Picture to night, a field of snowy white. [first line of chorus]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1e07d8-2846-7d84-e040-e00a1806332b

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. Picture to night, a field of snowy white. [first line of chorus] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1e07d8-2846-7d84-e040-e00a1806332b

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Picture to night, a field of snowy white. [first line of chorus]