We'll meet again

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We'll meet again
Additional title: So loved one trust on, for soon shadows are gone. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When we parted in the sprintime you and I. [first line of song]
Krieghoff, William G. (Cover designer)
Francis, W. T. (William T.) (Composer)
Francis, W. T. (William T.) (Lyricist)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: Arthur W. Tams
Library locations
Music Division
Separation (Psychology)
Content: Cover design by William G. Krieghoff shows a woman, seated on a patterned floor, playing a pan flute; on a wall in the background are plants and a silhouette of a woman.
Content: Printed as the supplement to the New York World. Sunday, July 8, 1900.
Content: Summary: we parted, but our trust keeps us together, so don't be unhappy.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Wm. T. Francis.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c0942f60-c595-012f-3e83-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date (Approximate)
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "We'll meet again" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef67-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "We'll meet again" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 17, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef67-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1900). We'll meet again Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef67-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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We'll meet again