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Title
It don't seem like the same old smile
Additional title: A beautiful maiden of sweet seventeen. [first line]
Additional title: It don't seem like the same old smile that you used to give me long ago. [first line of chorus]
Names
Thornton, James (1861-1938) (Lyricist)
Thornton, James (1861-1938) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: The New York Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Unrequited love
Waltzes
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: The New York Sunday World's popular songs series.
Content: Dedication: Dedicated to my friend David Benas.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by James Thornton.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 35182a80-c591-012f-e2be-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

  • 1861: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1938: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It don't seem like the same old smile" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "It don't seem like the same old smile" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 10, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). It don't seem like the same old smile Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc8b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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It don't seem like the same old smile