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Title
Mother's darling yet
Additional title: I have knit for Bennie, and knit for Dan, since they manhood grew [First line of chorus]
Additional title: I love to sit and knit and knit, and think of the years now dim [First line of song]
Names
Hoard, Halbert L. (Composer)
Hoard, Halbert L. (Lyricist)
Daggett-Weber, Jeannette (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Chicago ; New York
Publisher: Windsor Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Death
Mothers and sons
Knitting
Love, Maternal
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: sung with great success by Aileen [Erely?]
Content: Signed photograph of Aileen [Erely?] playing a harp on cover.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Halbert L. Hoard ; arr. for piano by Jeannette Daggett-Weber.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a376630-c595-012f-5c80-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother's darling yet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f039-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother's darling yet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f039-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Mother's darling yet Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f039-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mother's darling yet