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If I thought you loved another (it would break my heart I know)

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Title
If I thought you loved another (it would break my heart I know)
Names
Solman, Alfred, 1868-1937 (Composer)
Rutledge, Gertrude (Singer)
Gillespie, Arthur (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Interpersonal relations
Deception -- 1800-1899
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Inset of photograph of Gertrude Rutledge on cover.
Content: On cover: sung with great success by Gertrude Rutledge.
Content: For tenor or soprano in G.
Content: Respectfully dedicated to Signor C. Pellettiere.
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur Gillespie ; music by Alfred Solman.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cc4635d0-c594-012f-adea-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

  • 1868: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1937: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If I thought you loved another (it would break my heart I know)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If I thought you loved another (it would break my heart I know)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). If I thought you loved another (it would break my heart I know) Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec44-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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If I thought you loved another (it would break my heart I know)