Take This Letter to My Mother, Sheet Music 01
 


Citation

William Shakespeare Hays [Will Hays], 1837-1907, “Take This Letter to My Mother, Sheet Music 01,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed July 4, 2022, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/31878.


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Title

Take This Letter to My Mother, Sheet Music 01

Description

One partial leaf with preprinted staff lines, handwritten in blue ink on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was laminated. There is a paper clip-related rust stain at the upper left corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. There is an unknown document on the reverse side.

Subject

Popular music -- United States Mothers and sons -- Songs and music Letters -- Songs and music Prayers -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

None

Creator

William Shakespeare Hays [Will Hays], 1837-1907

Publisher

W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created

5/15/2007

Contributor

I. G. Greer

Rights

The images and audio files contained in the "So Mote It Ever Be: The Folksong Heritage of North Carolina's Northern Blue Ridge Mountains" collection are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that proper citation is used (e.g. I. G. Greer/W. Amos Abrams Manuscript Files Series, Folksong Files Subseries. W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection. Special Collections. Appalachian State University, Boone, NC). Any commercial use of the materials without the written permission of Appalachian State University is strictly prohibited. Please contact the Appalachian State University W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection with specific questions or with requests for further information.

Format

pdf

Language

Musical notation, English
English

Type

Sheet music

Transcription

Take This Letter To My Mother

Take this letter to my mother Far across the deep blue sea,
How she wept when first we parted How her heart did ache with pain -

It will fill her heart with pleasure. She'll be glad to hear from me.
When she said "Good bye, God Bless You We may never meet again.

Classification Title

Take This Letter to My Mother, Sheet Music 01

Document Title

Take This Letter to My Mother

Alternate Geographic Location

Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky

Associated Date

1877

Scholarly Classification

None

Dimensions - Original

162 mm x 76 mm

Upload Date

2013-09-30

File name

113_TakeThisLetterToMyMother_Sheet_01

Transcription Date

2008-08-18

Transcribed By

Paul L. Robertson

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