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Title
The old grapevine swing
Additional title: But the old grapevine swing, it has gone to decay, and the old cedar grove is no more. [ [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I have wandered for years and it seems like a dream as I sit in the evening dim. [first line]
Names
Morrison, James A. (Lyricist)
Hindley, Thomas (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Reminiscing
Mortality
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On t.p.: Ballad and refrain.
Statement of responsibility: words by James A. Morrison ; music by Thomas Hindley.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 61d39170-c58d-012f-c5af-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
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The old grapevine swing" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb0c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The old grapevine swing" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb0c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - 1890). The old grapevine swing Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb0c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The old grapevine swing