My dear old parents' home

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Title
My dear old parents' home
Additional title: It was years and years ago, but now swift the years have flown. [first line]
Additional title: Yes, I'm going back to see them, for I know they're getting old. [first line of chorus]
Names
Cornell, W. D. (Composer)
Cornell, W. D. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Chicago
Publisher: National Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Parent and child
Parental rejection
Homecoming
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover includes a drawing of a one-storey house set among bushes and trees, with a smoking chimney.
Statement of responsibility: by W.D. Cornell.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 86ce0420-c58f-012f-f544-58d385a7bc34
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

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My dear old parents' home" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0696-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My dear old parents' home" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 25, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0696-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). My dear old parents' home Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0696-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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My dear old parents' home