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Title
Tears of joy and sorrow
Additional title: A mother and her only son, a youth of twenty years. [first line]
Additional title: Oh! when he entered that homestead. [first line of chorus]
Names
Carroll, Johnnie (Lyricist)
Morrissey, Thos. F (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Publisher: Goetz & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Death
Crying
Mothers and sons
Family reunions
Sadness
Interpersonal conflict
Joy
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Store stamp: H. A. French, Music Dealer, Nashville, Tenn.
Statement of responsibility: words by Johnnie Carroll ; music by Thos. F. Morrissey.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00f67100-c594-012f-1edd-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

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Tears of joy and sorrow" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/7d88dd6a-257f-bdb5-e040-e00a18060ac9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Tears of joy and sorrow" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/7d88dd6a-257f-bdb5-e040-e00a18060ac9

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). Tears of joy and sorrow Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/7d88dd6a-257f-bdb5-e040-e00a18060ac9

Wikipedia Citation

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Tears of joy and sorrow