Sarah, or, A broken heart

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Title
Sarah, or, A broken heart
Additional title: A broken heart. [alternative title]
Additional title: Oh! a little china figure on a little bracket sat. [first line]
Additional title: Sarah! Sarah! Fondly I love you. [first line of chorus]
Names
Graham, R. E. (Composer)
Graham, R. E. (Lyricist)
Reed, E. Clark (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Boston, Mass.
Publisher: Bates & Bendix
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Figurines
Love songs
Waltzes
Genres
Vocal scores with piano
Notes
Content: Descriptive subtitle on cover: A whimsical songa dn chorus.
Content: Summary: A china figurine is in love with the housekeeper Sarah; when she accidentally drops him he breaks as does his heart, but she keeps him in memory.
Content: Cover includes a photograph of R. E. Graham with a reproduction of his signature.
Statement of responsibility: song by R.E. Graham.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 967376b0-c591-012f-29c4-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sarah, or, A broken heart" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16d9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sarah, or, A broken heart" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16d9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Sarah, or, A broken heart Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16d9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Sarah, or, A broken heart