The eyes that I love the best

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Title
The eyes that I love the best
Additional title: Sad and brighgt are the loving eyes. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: ou ask me eyes I love the best, if black, or blue, or gray? [first line]
Names
Janssen, B. H. (Composer)
Janssen, B. H. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Publisher: [T.B. Harms & Co.]
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Eyes
Love songs
Waltzes
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover contains a blue-eyed woman's portrait in a circular frame with black hair, with a rose in her hair. Decorative border contains flowers.
Content: Two copies of pages 3 and 4.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by B.H. Janssen.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a2ae320-c58e-012f-71e0-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The eyes that I love the best" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4c3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The eyes that I love the best" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4c3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). The eyes that I love the best Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4c3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The eyes that I love the best