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Rock Me to Sleep, Mother

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Title: Rock Me to Sleep, Mother.
Cover Title: Rock me to Sleep, Mother: Solo and Chorus, for the Piano Forte.
First Line: Backward, still backward, oh Time, in your flight.
First Line of Chorus: Clasp'd to your heart in a loving embrace.
Name(s): Leslie, Ernest, 1829-1901, composer
Allen, Elizabeth Akers, 1832-1911, lyricist
Type of Resource: notated music
Genre: Sheet Music
Date Issued: [1860s]
Publisher: John C. Schreiner & Son
Place of Publication: Macon, Georgia
Extent: 5 pages
Identifier: FSUML_CSMC_H3782 (IID), Hoogerwerf 3782 (catalog number), Rivest 231 (catalog number)
Instrumentation: voice
mixed voices
Credit Line: Confederate Sheet Music Collection, courtesy of Warren D. Allen Music Library, The Florida State University
Note(s): Florence Percy is pseudonym for Mrs. Elizabeth Ann (Chase) Akers Allen; information from Hoogerwerf, F. W. (1984)
Subject(s): Music
Songs with piano
American ballads
Library Classification: M2.3 .C61 C6
Held by: Warren D. Allen Music Library
Persistent Link to This Record:
Sublocation: Confederate Sheet Music Collection
Goodspeed Collection
Links: Link to Allen Music Library
Owner Institution: FSU