The daisy and the butterfly

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Title
The daisy and the butterfly
Additional title: 'Neath the shade of towering trees. [first line]
Additional title: You are my daisy, I am your butterfly. [first line of chorus]
Names
Ehrlich, Sam (1872-1927) (Lyricist)
Keiser, Robert A. (Composer)
Bonita (b. 1886) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: Feist & Frankenthaler
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Butterflies
Daisies
Nature
Betrothal
Love songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Photograph of Bonita.
Statement of responsibility: words by Sam Ehrlich ; music by Rob't A. Keiser.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cdb1c4f0-c597-012f-a813-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1872: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1901: Issued
  • 1927: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The daisy and the butterfly" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e087636-f676-133e-e040-e00a18060929

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The daisy and the butterfly" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 29, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e087636-f676-133e-e040-e00a18060929

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). The daisy and the butterfly Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e087636-f676-133e-e040-e00a18060929

Wikipedia Citation

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The daisy and the butterfly