A Georgia lullaby (Hush-a-bye o'-baby)

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A Georgia lullaby (Hush-a-bye o'-baby)
Additional title: De little stahs is blinkin' 'cause dey wants tuh go tuh sleep [First line of song]
Additional title: Hush a bye o baby; hush a bye an' sleep [First line of chorus]
Pigott, R. Stuart (Composer)
Pigott, R. Stuart (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: The Dewey Publishing Co. ; J.A. Miller
Library locations
Music Division
Lullabies -- United States
Mothers & children
Sheet music
Content: Dedicated to Miss Minnie McCormick of New York.
Content: Cover illustration by E.C. Caswell of a mother sitting in a chair in the moonlight watching her sleeping child laying in a cradle.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by R. Stuart Pigott.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 78f3a0b0-c594-012f-15f3-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A Georgia lullaby (Hush-a-bye o'-baby)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec77-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "A Georgia lullaby (Hush-a-bye o'-baby)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 21, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec77-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). A Georgia lullaby (Hush-a-bye o'-baby) Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec77-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A Georgia lullaby (Hush-a-bye o'-baby)