My little sweetheart, Jess

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Title
My little sweetheart, Jess
Additional title: A picture is before me, that for love's sake I revere. [first line]
Additional title: Dreams, vain idle dreams, castles int eh air. [first line of chorus]
Names
McGlennon, Felix (1856-1943) (Composer)
Archbold, W. A. (Lyricist)
Libbey, J. Aldrich (1864-1925) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York
Publisher: J. Aldrich Libbey & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Separation (Psychology)
Unrequited love
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover includes a photograph of J. Aldrich Libbey with caption: popularizer of "After the ball."
Content: On cover: Libbey's hit...sung by the peerless baritone, J. Aldrich Libbey.
Statement of responsibility: written by W. A. Archibold, composed by Felix McGlennon.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7a577b20-c590-012f-f279-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1856: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1943: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My little sweetheart, Jess" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-160a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My little sweetheart, Jess" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 18, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-160a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). My little sweetheart, Jess Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-160a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My little sweetheart, Jess