Grandpa's only sweetheart

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Grandpa's only sweetheart
Additional title: Grandpa's only sweetheart, grandpa's baby girl. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I've a sweetheart much older than I am. [first line]
Allen, Wiley B. (Copyright holder)
McCusker, Thos. (Dedicatee)
Stahl, Richard (1860?-1899) (Composer)
Stahl, Leona S. (Lyricist)
McCusker, Helen Wood (Dedicatee)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Portland, Oregon
Publisher: The Wiley B. Allan Company
Library locations
Music Division
Grandparent and child
Sheet music
Content: Dedication on cover: To Thos. McCusker, Esq., Portland Oregon.
Content: Cover includes photograph of Helen Wood McCusker.
Content: Rear cover contains advertisement for scenic rail routes between Oregon and San Francisco by the Southern Pacific Company.
Statement of responsibility: words by Leona S. Stahl ; music by Richard Stahl.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 37c3da90-c590-012f-d3a9-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Grandpa's only sweetheart" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

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Grandpa's only sweetheart