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Title
When the stars are out
Additional title: Beneath a distant tropic sky, for thee, my dearest love I sigh. [first line of song]
Additional title: When the stars are out, and when from care I'm free. [first line of chorus]
Names
Huber, Valentine (Composer)
Huber, Valentine (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Publisher: Valentine Huber
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Patriotism -- United States
Farewells -- 1890-1899
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Published as the musical supplement of the Sunday Examiner.
Content: On cover: As sung by Charlotte Beckwith at the Tivoli. Cover includes photo by Vaughan and Keith of Charlotte Beckwith in costume.
Content: Summary: A farewell song in which the narrator rhetorically says farewell to his love while pledging fealty to the United States of America.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Valentine Huber.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cd71d230-c595-012f-c71e-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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When the stars are out" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When the stars are out" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 4, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). When the stars are out Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef7a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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When the stars are out