You can only have one moather

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Title
You can only have one moather
Additional title: Remember, girl where e-er you roam, with sister, brother, lover. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Softly the moon floats thro' the sky. [first line of song]
Names
Wray, W. A. -- Mrs. (Composer)
Wray, W. A. -- Mrs. (Lyricist)
Nash, Percival B. (Cover designer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: Richard A. Saalfield
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Reminiscing
Waltzes
Mothers
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Descriptive subtitle on cover: beautiful sentimental home song.
Content: Cover design by Percival B. Nash has illustration of an elderly woman looking downward.
Content: Summary: The narrator, a woman, stands at the grave of her mother and remembers all her good deed, good advice and love.
Content: Published as the musical supplement to the New York Sunday Pres, Sunday, July 7th, 1901.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Mrs. W.A. Wray
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7f7710d0-c599-012f-cd90-58d385a7bc34
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: Copyright date
  • 1901: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can only have one moather" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97f4662a-8598-fbef-e040-e00a18061b35

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "You can only have one moather" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 19, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97f4662a-8598-fbef-e040-e00a18061b35

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). You can only have one moather Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/97f4662a-8598-fbef-e040-e00a18061b35

Wikipedia Citation

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You can only have one moather