You can't forget the old love

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Title
You can't forget the old love
Additional title: I wandered one ev'ning alone by the mill. [first line of song]
Additional title: You can't forget the old love, if that old love was true. [first line of chorus]
Names
Fisher, E. S. (Cover designer)
Shackford, Chas. (Composer)
Shackford, Chas. (Lyricist)
Terry, John S. (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Boston
Publisher: Chas. Shackford
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Reminiscing
Love songs
Waltzes
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover design with floral pattern by E. S. Fisher.
Content: Descriptive subtitle on cover: A charming story ballad with waltz chorus.
Content: On cover: Sung by John S. Terry. Cover includes photograph of John S. Terry.
Content: Summary: While walking, a man encounters a woman who tells him not to forget his old love; he recalls his childhood and earlier days when he loved someone who was his true love.
Content: Poor condition.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Chas. Shackford.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e3a590c0-c595-012f-2ee5-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can't forget the old love" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can't forget the old love" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). You can't forget the old love Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef4a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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You can't forget the old love