Baby faces

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Baby faces
Additional title: Baby faces in a picture, look as though they were alive [First line of song]
Additional title: Rock a bye baby, hush now, don't cry [First line of chorus]
Stillman, Byron D. (Composer)
Stillman, Byron D. (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
Library locations
Music Division
Lullabies -- United States
Sheet music
Content: Cover depicts collage of faces of babies and children's photographs with a photograph of two older girls sitting at a writing desk.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Byron D. Stillman.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48bdc410-c594-012f-138c-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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Baby faces