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Title
Because I am your friend
Additional title: Because you are my friend, on me you may depend. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Through ev'ry ill that may betide, I'll stand forever by your side. [first line]
Names
Jacobs-Bond, Carrie (1862-1946) (Lyricist)
Jacobs-Bond, Carrie (1862-1946) (Composer)
McGahen, Ben (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: Chicago
Publisher: Carrie Jacobs-Bond
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Friendship
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Ben McGahen; Carrie Jacobs-Bond.
Content: Dedication: To a friend.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Carrie Jacobs-Bond.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 02333b80-c596-012f-0916-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1946: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Because I am your friend" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef25-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Because I am your friend" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef25-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). Because I am your friend Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef25-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Because I am your friend