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Additional title: If you love me, do not doubt me; love is trustful when it's true [First line of song]
Tannehill, Frank, Jr. (Lyricist)
Rosey, Geo. (George) (Composer)
Chamberlain, Belle (Singer)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Content: On cover: concert song ; introduced by Belle Chamberlain.
Content: Stamp of music store on bottom center of cover: J.L. Orme & Son. Sparks Street, Ottawa.
Content: Cover design of flowers incorporates small photograph of Belle Chamberlain.
Statement of responsibility: words by Frank Tannehill, Jr. ; music by George Rosey.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4d860380-c594-012f-30d9-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Believe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecdb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Believe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 4, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecdb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Believe Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecdb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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