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Title
The homestead on the hill
Additional title: I could see the teardrops falling as my sweetheart said "Goodbye". [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There's an old fashioned homestead on the hillside. [first line]
Names
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Lyricist)
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Composer)
Costello, Bartley (1871-1941) (Lyricist)
Costello, Bartley (1871-1941) (Composer)
Wise, Harry (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: Hugo V. Schlam.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Farewells
Love
Reminiscing
Homesteading -- United States
Reunions
Betrothal
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Harry Wise; house.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Bartley C. Costello and Andrew B. Sterling.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 655c3270-c596-012f-1ab2-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The homestead on the hill" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The homestead on the hill" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). The homestead on the hill Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eea3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The homestead on the hill