Just a gentle touch

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Just a gentle touch
Additional title: Daylight stealing, overnight finds a mother in her plight. [first line]
Additional title: Just a gentle touch. [first line of chorus]
Ranken, Frederic (Lyricist)
Witmark, Isidore (1871-1941) (Composer)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Mothers and sons
Noise pollution
pianos -- 1900-1909
Content: Descriptive subtitle: Serio-comic sextette.
Content: Music supplement of the New York American and Journal, Sunday, June 29, 1902 - pages 5-8.
Content: On cover: Photograph of eight women shoulder to shoulder.
Statement of responsibility: words by Frederic Ranken ; music by Isidore Witmark.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5f2abe50-c598-012f-7f61-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1901: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Just a gentle touch" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9281f2d2-2755-33fc-e040-e00a1806471c

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Just a gentle touch" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 21, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9281f2d2-2755-33fc-e040-e00a1806471c

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). Just a gentle touch Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9281f2d2-2755-33fc-e040-e00a1806471c

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Just a gentle touch