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Rock Me to Sleep Mother

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Title: Rock Me to Sleep Mother: Ballad.
First Line: Backward, turn backward, Oh! time in your flight.
Name(s): Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890, composer
Allen, Elizabeth Akers, 1832-1911, lyricist
Geo. Dunn & Compy, lithographer
Type of Resource: notated music
Genre: Sheet Music
Date Issued: [1860s]
Publisher: Julian A. Selby
Place of Publication: Columbia, South Carolina
Extent: 3 pages
Identifier: FSUML_CSMC_H3778 (IID), Hoogerwerf 3778 (catalog number), Rivest 227 (catalog number)
Instrumentation: voice
Credit Line: Confederate Sheet Music Collection, courtesy of Warren D. Allen Music Library, The Florida State University
Note(s): "P. Anna. Willson. Jan 17 1864" inscribed on cover page
"Joanna Willson" inscribed in Masonic cipher on cover page
"Max L Klssiioii." "Mai P Kpssyuo." "Miss Ida Perkins" "Pretty Good Boss" "Try Again" inscribed on verso of p. 3
Florence Percy is pseudonym for Mrs. Elizabeth Ann (Chase) Akers Allen; information from Hoogerwerf, F. W. (1984)
Subject(s): Music -- Confederate States of America
Songs with piano
American ballads
Library Classification: M2.3 .C61 C6
Held by: Warren D. Allen Music Library
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Sublocation: Confederate Sheet Music Collection
Goodspeed Collection
Links: Link to Allen Music Library
Owner Institution: FSU