Just for to-day

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Just for to-day
Additional title: In pain and sorrow's cleansing fires, brief be my stay. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Lord, for tomorrow and it's needs, I do not pray. [first line]
Abbott, Jane Bingham (Composer)
Partridge, Sibyl F. (Lyricist)
Berg, Adele (Owner)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Chicago ; London
Publisher: Clayton F. Summy Co. ; Weekes & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Prayer -- 1800-1899
Content: Dealer's stamp on cover at lower right: [illegible], St. Paul.
Content: Former owner's named typed on cover at top left: Adele Berg.
Content: Note below caption title: This poem has been authentically traced to Miss Sibyl F. Partridge, Liverpool, England.
Content: Text of song printed on p. 2.
Statement of responsibility: by Jane Bingham Abbott.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 526388c0-c58f-012f-0703-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Just for to-day" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0649-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Just for to-day" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 22, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0649-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). Just for to-day Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0649-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Just for to-day