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Title
The swallows
Additional title: I have open'd wide my lattice, letting in the laughing breeze that is telling happy stories. [first line]
Names
Bingham, Clifton, 1859-1913 (Lyricist)
Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), 1852-1935 (Composer)
Florence, Evangeline, 1873-1928 (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York
Publisher: Boosey & Co., Ltd.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Swallows
Spring
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Sung by Miss Evangeline Florence.
Content: Version in A major.
Statement of responsibility: words by Clifton Bincham ; music by Frederic H. Cowen.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): adb87e40-c590-012f-681d-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

  • 1859: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1913: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The swallows" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The swallows" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 25, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). The swallows Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The swallows