Come home Nell, you've been forgiven

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Title
Come home Nell, you've been forgiven
Additional title: Back to her old home soon poor Nell will be. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: In a costly furnished parlor sat a maid maid with head bowed low. [first line]
Names
Guest, Allen H. (Lyricist)
Guest, Allen H. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: Nashville, Tenn.
Publisher: H.A. French
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Servants
Death
Reconciliation
Family reunions
Waltzes
Parent and child
Genres
Scores
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Allen H. Guest.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): edef17b0-c592-012f-639d-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

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Come home Nell, you've been forgiven" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75d7b817-4632-2a06-e040-e00a1806769e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Come home Nell, you've been forgiven" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75d7b817-4632-2a06-e040-e00a1806769e

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). Come home Nell, you've been forgiven Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/75d7b817-4632-2a06-e040-e00a1806769e

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Come home Nell, you've been forgiven