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Title
Eyes of black and eyes of blue
Additional title: Eyes of black and eyes of blue. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: One day I may swear by the eyes of black, the next by the eyes of blue. [first line]
Names
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Copyright Date: 1900
Place Term: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Women
Eyes
Hair
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 3e6e6010-c596-012f-5b73-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1900: Copyright date
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Eyes of black and eyes of blue" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e94b496-86a7-cf69-e040-e00a1806656b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Eyes of black and eyes of blue" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e94b496-86a7-cf69-e040-e00a1806656b

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900). Eyes of black and eyes of blue Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e94b496-86a7-cf69-e040-e00a1806656b

Wikipedia Citation

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Eyes of black and eyes of blue