Music of Old Nebraska

 

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  Title   The Picture of My Mother When a Girl
  Composer  William O'Shea  
  Lyricist     Will Maupin
  Original Publication   Lincoln, Nebraska: Ross P. Curtice Co., 1903 
  Subjects    Songs with piano; Composers - Nebraska; Lyricists - Nebraska; Publishers and publishing - Nebraska           
  Digital Publication  Polley Music Library [Lincoln (Nebraska) City Libraries],2004.  Sheet music pages were scanned at 300 dpi and saved as uncompressed TIFF images using an Epson Expression 1640 XL scanner and Silverfast AI scanning software.  The thumbnail and access images of the covers were converted to JPEGs at 144 pixels high and 350 pixels high respectively.  Score pages were converted to Gray Scale to enhance legibility.  Covers and scores were saved as high and low resolution Adobe 6 PDFs for web presentation.
  First Line  "Twas in a little packet that long years had been forgot
  First Line Chorus A portrait old and faded taken in the long ago     
  Rights  This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
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