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Title
If I but dared
Additional title: If I but dared I'd ask the question. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: If I but dared sweetheart, to tell you. [first line]
Names
Smith, George Totten (Lyricist)
Crosby, Warner (Composer)
Courtney, Maude (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Date Issued: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Bashfulness
Love songs
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Photograph of Maude Courtney.
Statement of responsibility: words by George Totten Smith ; music by Warner Crosby.
Date: Copyright date: 1901
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 30755f60-c598-012f-8c0c-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

  • 1901: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If I but dared" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901 - 1901. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/91401e79-f697-eb70-e040-e00a18063e12

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If I but dared" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 23, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/91401e79-f697-eb70-e040-e00a18063e12

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901 - 1901). If I but dared Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/91401e79-f697-eb70-e040-e00a18063e12

Wikipedia Citation

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If I but dared