In the orchard where the children used to play

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Title
In the orchard where the children used to play
Additional title: O from our life's full measure. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The old farm house is mother's yet. [first line]
Names
Riley, James Whitcomb (1849-1916) (Lyricist)
Walker, Barclay (d. 1927) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: Indianapolis, Ind.
Publisher: Wulschner Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Children playing
Farm life
Reminiscing
Interpersonal relations
Nature
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Descriptive subtitle: An old home song.
Content: On cover: A mother and child in a garden. [illustration]
Content: Music section of the New York American and Journal. Sunday, October 21, 1906, pages 5-8.
Statement of responsibility: words by James Whitcomb ; music by Barclay Walker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 483e5000-c598-012f-417e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1849: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1916: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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In the orchard where the children used to play