Sweet Jennie June

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Sweet Jennie June
Additional title: 'Neath the brow of the hill, by a murmering rill. [first line]
Additional title: Jennie Jennie you're fairer than any, the songbirds are singing this tune. [first line of chorus]
Sayers, Henry J. (Composer)
Sayers, Henry J. (Lyricist)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: The New York Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Sexual attraction
Content: On cover: The N.Y. Sunday World's popular songs series, no. 6.
Content: Summary: In a quiet nook the narrator meets Jennie June who has taught him how to love; he hopes that she'll say yes when he proposes.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Henry J. Sayers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4c8c480-c591-012f-bff8-58d385a7bc34
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. "Sweet Jennie June" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sweet Jennie June" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Sweet Jennie June Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-16ed-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Sweet Jennie June