Grandfather's story

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Grandfather's story
Additional title: Our lives have been one golden dream, child. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Seated in the doorway. [first line]
Anderson, Edwin G. (Lyricist)
Anderson, Edwin G. (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: Chicago
Publisher: The Temple Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Man-woman relationships
Grandparent and child
Death & burial
Sheet music
Content: On cover: Grandfather and grandson.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Edwin G. Anderson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1443f0a0-c593-012f-fda1-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Grandfather's story" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Grandfather's story" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 19, 2017.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). Grandfather's story Retrieved from

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Grandfather's story