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Title
Life's highway
Additional title: In joy and in sorrow we thro' life From when our existence begins, When first in our cradles we smiling are seen, We all look as like as two pins. [first line]
Additional title: She's very shy and bashful, modest and so good, Says, "Now, don't you kiss me, for you know it's rude!" [first line of chorus]
Names
McGlennon, Felix, 1856-1943 (Composer)
McGlennon, Felix, 1856-1943 (Lyricist)
Baker, John S. (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Family life
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: The titles, "Last Roll Call" and "Life's Highway," are separate pieces but bound together as a single item.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by Felix McGlennon
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10826013
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0c80c6e0-c58e-012f-07a4-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1856: Creator Born
  • 1892: Issued
  • 1943: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Life's highway" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/61a10b40-d432-aca0-e040-e00a18063f15

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Life's highway" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/61a10b40-d432-aca0-e040-e00a18063f15

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892). Life's highway Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/61a10b40-d432-aca0-e040-e00a18063f15

Wikipedia Citation

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Life's highway