The miner's dream of home

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Title
The miner's dream of home
Additional title: I saw the old homestead, and faces I love I saw England's valleys and dell's. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: It is ten weary years since I left England's shore. [first line]
Names
Goodwin, Will. (Composer)
Dryden, Leo (Composer)
Goodwin, Will. (Lyricist)
Dryden, Leo (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co. ; Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
New Year
England
Homesickness
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover illustration shows a small drawing of a house with a smoking chimney, with stars and the moon in the sky.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by Will Goodwin and Leo Dryden.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a84d3f70-c58d-012f-594a-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

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The miner's dream of home" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The miner's dream of home" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). The miner's dream of home Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The miner's dream of home