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Title
Don't break your mothers heart
Additional title: 'Twas on a street where crowds resort. [first line]
Additional title: Don't break your mothers heart, Tom. [first line of chorus]
Names
Quigley, John J. (Lyricist)
Quigley, John J. (Composer)
Cook, S. Gibson (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Place: Boston
Publisher: Standard Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Police
Mothers and sons
Brothers and sisters
Advice
Waltzes
Love, Maternal
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: No cover.
Content: Stamp on title page: George M. Krey 493, Washington St., Boston, 1364 Broadway, New York, 907 Schiller Bldg., Chicago.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by John Quigley ; arranged by S. G. Cook.
Date: Copyright date: 1901
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d8901020-c597-012f-5bbd-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

  • 1901: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Don't break your mothers heart" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e965527-bcf9-32c2-e040-e00a18066e62

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Don't break your mothers heart" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 18, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e965527-bcf9-32c2-e040-e00a18066e62

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). Don't break your mothers heart Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e965527-bcf9-32c2-e040-e00a18066e62

Wikipedia Citation

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Don't break your mothers heart