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Title
The last lullaby
Additional title: Bye, bye, hush a bye dear. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The sun is sinking in the west, all the flow'rs have gone to rest. [first line]
Names
Dithridge, Mary Benham (Composer)
Dithridge, Mary Benham (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York
Publisher: The New York Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Lullabies -- United States
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover includes a photograph of a very young girl, copyright 1894 by J. Schloss, N.Y.
Content: Dedication on cover at top center: Respectfuloly dedicated to Mrs. Eugen M. O'Neill.
Statement of responsibility: composed by Mary B. Dithridge.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b429fd0-c58f-012f-6461-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The last lullaby" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The last lullaby" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 19, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). The last lullaby Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0657-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The last lullaby