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Title
Mother, dearest friend of all
Additional title: Let us then her mem'ry cherish, love her well until the call. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Who is there on earth like mother with her loving kindness true? [first line]
Names
Kent, Frank Addis (Composer)
Kent, Frank Addis (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Place: Newark, N.J.
Publisher: Joseph Thomey
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Motherhood
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On t.p.: To my mother.
Content: Song and chorus.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Frank Addis Kent.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5f6fa6d0-c58d-012f-1859-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother, dearest friend of all" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb08-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother, dearest friend of all" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 31, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb08-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890). Mother, dearest friend of all Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb08-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mother, dearest friend of all