Two sisters from the same old home, or, Life from day to day

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Title
Two sisters from the same old home, or, Life from day to day
Additional title: Life from day to day. [alternative title]
Additional title: Two sisters from the same old home, now meet no more in life. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Two sisters in the dear old home were loving fond and true. [first line of song]
Names
Berliner, Leo E. (Composer)
Wilson, Charles A. (Lyricist)
Courtney, Maude (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Leo. E. Berliner & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Beggars
Life cycle, Human
Waltzes
Sisters
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: As sung by Miss Maude Courtney. Cover includes a retouched photograph of Maude Courtney.
Content: Published as the supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Sept. 5, 1899.
Content: Summary: Two sisters grow up in the same home and live a happy life; in adulthood their lives part ways: one lives an affluent life, the other, deserted by her husband, is a beggar.
Statement of responsibility: words by Charles A. Wilson ; music by Leo. E. Berliner.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba4b65d0-c595-012f-8873-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Two sisters from the same old home, or, Life from day to day" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efaf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Two sisters from the same old home, or, Life from day to day" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efaf-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Two sisters from the same old home, or, Life from day to day