Eyes of black and eyes of blue

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Title
Eyes of black and eyes of blue
Additional title: Eyes of black and eyes of blue. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: One day I may swear by the eyes of black, the next by the eyes of blue. [first line]
Names
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Copyright Date: 1900
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Women
Eyes
Hair
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Genres
Scores
Notes
Statement of responsibility: words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e6e6010-c596-012f-5b73-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1900: Copyright date
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Eyes of black and eyes of blue" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e94b496-86a7-cf69-e040-e00a1806656b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Eyes of black and eyes of blue" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e94b496-86a7-cf69-e040-e00a1806656b

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900). Eyes of black and eyes of blue Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e94b496-86a7-cf69-e040-e00a1806656b

Wikipedia Citation

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Eyes of black and eyes of blue