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Title
Teach our baby that I'm dead
Additional title: Teach our baby that I'm dead. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: With tearful eys a mother stood. [first line]
Names
Windom, Wm. H. (Lyricist)
Harcourt, Still R. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Place: Chicago ; New York
Publisher: [Frank K. Root & Co.] ; McKinkey Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Children and adults
Prisoners
Interpersonal relations
Bittersweet
Genres
Scores
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words by Wm. H. Windom ; music by Still Harcourt.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a7c18500-c592-012f-a7a0-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Teach our baby that I'm dead" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-185f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Teach our baby that I'm dead" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-185f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897). Teach our baby that I'm dead Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-185f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Teach our baby that I'm dead