Blossoms unfading

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Title
Blossoms unfading
Additional title: Blossoms unfading, our life pervading. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Within the vined arbor we lingered that night. [first line]
Names
Estes, J. Edmund (Lyricist)
Estes, Jennie L. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Fall River, Mass.
Publisher: J. Edmund Estes
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Moonlight
Couples
Flowers
Angels -- 1800-1899
Love songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Summary: The narrator sits with a girlfriend in an arbor, comparing love to flowers that do not fade; the image remains the same even in their old age.
Content: Cover shows illustration of a man and woman seated by a wall heavily covered with flowering bushes and vines; in the background can be seen the moon over a plain with trees. Three cherubs carrying flowers adorn the illustration.
Content: Text of lyrics printed on page [2].
Statement of responsibility: words by J. Edmund Estes ; music by Jennie L. Estes.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e62368e0-c590-012f-8b0c-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

  • : Place
  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Blossoms unfading" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c8bcae4-1f0f-f51e-e040-e00a18061290

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Blossoms unfading" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c8bcae4-1f0f-f51e-e040-e00a18061290

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). Blossoms unfading Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6c8bcae4-1f0f-f51e-e040-e00a18061290

Wikipedia Citation

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Blossoms unfading