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Title
Just a little spray of heather bells
Additional title: 'Twas just a little spray of heather bells [First line of chorus]
Additional title: The village bells rang out their melody, their tones had never seemed so sweet and clean [First line of song]
Names
Heelan, Will A. (Lyricist)
Hamilton, George (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: F.A. Mills
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Marriage
Brides -- 1800-1899
Heather
Grooms (Weddings) -- 1890-1899
Death and burial
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Sunday World Music Album. Supplement to the New York World. Sunday, March 18, 1900.
Content: Cover design by Krieghoff, features three cupids tying ribbons together and, butterflies.
Statement of responsibility: words by Will A. Heelan ; music by George Hamilton.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3ea3c00-c594-012f-49b6-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Just a little spray of heather bells" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebd1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Just a little spray of heather bells" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebd1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Just a little spray of heather bells Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebd1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Just a little spray of heather bells