A little bird whispered to me

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Title
A little bird whispered to me
Additional title: Crystal slipper. A little bird whispered to me. [uniform title]
Additional title: Tattle tale, tattle tale, fly away home do not believe all you hear. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: While reading a book in a hammock I lay, a little bird whispered to me. [first line]
Names
Gilbert, John D. (Composer)
Gilbert, John D. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: Cincinnati, Oh.
Publisher: John Church Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Birds
Musicals
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover illustration contains a bird flying to a gathering of stalks.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by John D. Gilbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 59c50d20-c58d-012f-bca9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A little bird whispered to me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eaff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A little bird whispered to me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 23, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eaff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - 1890). A little bird whispered to me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eaff-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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A little bird whispered to me