You're as welcome as the flowers in May

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Title
You're as welcome as the flowers in May
Additional title: Last night I dream'd a sweet dream. [first line of song]
Additional title: You're as welcome as the flow'rs in May. [first line of chorus]
Names
Sullivan, Dan (1875-1948) (Composer)
Sullivan, Dan (1875-1948) (Lyricist)
Cook, J. B. (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1929
Place: New York
Publisher: Paull-Pioneer Music
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Reminiscing
Dreaming
Men's dreams
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedication above caption title: Dedicated to Mr. J.B. Cook, Boston, Mass.
Content: Summary: The narrator dreams a dream and sees his home village and his parents who welcome him home; and he sees his old sweetheart Bess and longs to hear her welcome him home.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Dan J. Sullivan
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8282aea0-c599-012f-9306-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1875: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1948: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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You're as welcome as the flowers in May