Mother, Queen of home

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Title
Mother, Queen of home
Additional title: A mother sat singing her baby to sleep, at the close of a summer's day [First line of song]
Additional title: The hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that sways the world [First line of chorus]
Names
Browne, Raymond A. (1871-1922 ) (Lyricist)
Coleman, Charles (1885-1951) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: [New York]
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Lullabies -- United States
Mothers & children -- 1800-1899
Love, Maternal
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover illustration features a mother sitting in a chair holding a baby in her arms with her older daughter kneeling next to them.
Content: Musical supplement to the New York Sunday Press, Jan. 20, 1901.
Statement of responsibility: words by Raymond A. Browne ; music by Charles Coleman.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 28faf790-c595-012f-711e-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

  • 1871: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother, Queen of home" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f037-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother, Queen of home" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f037-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Mother, Queen of home Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f037-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mother, Queen of home