Mother's Saturday night!

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Mother's Saturday night!
Additional title: Kneeling down gently beside the white bed, lowly and meekly she bows down her head. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Placing the little hats all in a row, ready for church on the morrow to go. [first line]
Stauffer, Peter High (Composer)
Stauffer, Peter High (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Washington Court House, Ohio
Publisher: Peter High Stauffer
Library locations
Music Division
Love, Maternal
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes photograph of Peter High Stauffer.
Content: Pages 2, 6-8 contain advertisements.
Content: Printed as a supplement to the Washington daily herald, Washington Court House, Ohio.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Peter High Stauffer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 80b64750-c58f-012f-a937-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother's Saturday night!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother's Saturday night!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 21, 2017.

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Mother's Saturday night!