M-O-T-H-E-R, a word that means the world to me

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Title
M-O-T-H-E-R, a word that means the world to me
Additional title: Mother
Names
Johnson, Howard E. (Lyricist)
Morse, Theodore F. (1873-1924)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1915
Place: New York
Publisher: L. Feist
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 98-142
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated with engraved border and cameo at top showing woman wearing a bonnet.
Content: Cover photograph of Eva Tanguay.
Content: Eva Tanguay's great 'mother' song--Cover.
Content: First line of chorus: "M" is for the million things she gave me.
Content: First line of text: I've been around the world, you bet.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Howard Johnson ; melody by Theodore Morse.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 35cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG98-C80
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14527910
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 36d097f0-c642-012f-8467-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1915: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "M-O-T-H-E-R, a word that means the world to me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1508-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "M-O-T-H-E-R, a word that means the world to me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1508-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1915). M-O-T-H-E-R, a word that means the world to me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1508-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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M-O-T-H-E-R, a word that means the world to me