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Brave love
Additional title: He'd nothing but his violin, I'd nothing but my song [First line of song]
Additional title: The rare old tunes, the dear old tunes [First line of chorus]
Vannah, Kate (1855-1933) (Composer)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: Hatch Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Street musicians -- 1800-1899 -- United States
Violinists -- United States -- 1800-1899
Women singers -- United States
Content: On cover: to Mrs. Alex Pirie
Content: Signature of former owner on upper right hand corner of cover: Mrs. Clara B. Farmer Nov. 1908.
Statement of responsibility: author of words unknown; music by Kate Vannah.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 50e34d50-c594-012f-be8b-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

  • 1855: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1933: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Brave love" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ece1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Brave love" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ece1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Brave love Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ece1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Brave love