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May be
Additional title: I am waiting for your answer. [first line]
Additional title: May be in the golden summer. [first line of chorus]
Tannehill, Frank, Jr. (Lyricist)
Rosey, Geo. (George) (Composer)
Olitzka, Rosa (1873-1949) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Questioning -- United States
Love songs
Man-woman relationships
Expectation (Psychology)
Sheet music
Content: On cover: A man pleading with a a woman. [illustration]
Content: On cover: Photograph of Rosa Olitzka.
Statement of responsibility: words by Frank Tannehill Jr. ; music by George Rosey.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 99174e80-c598-012f-e638-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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