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Title
The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world
Additional title: On sea and shore, amid the battles roar. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The sweethearts of our fathers are the mothers of today. [first line]
Names
Fleming, Carroll (Lyricist)
Holzmann, Abe (1874-1939) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Leo Feist
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Soldiers
Mothers and sons
Sociology
Marches (Voice with piano)
Motherhood
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Music supplement of the New York American and Journal. Sunday, Sept. 10, 1905 - pages 5-8.

Content : On cover: A woman wearing a crown holding a baby over a globe. [illustration]

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Carroll Fleming ; music by Abe Holzmann.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 06380000-c598-012f-fac3-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f24cbcf-e748-4ead-e040-e00a180651d4

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8f24cbcf-e748-4ead-e040-e00a180651d4

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world