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Music of Old Nebraska: A Mother’s Croon

A Mother's Croon

Cover

Score

Title Mother’s Croon
Composer Edward J. Walt
Lyricist Eldred Edson
Original Publication Cleveland: Sam Fox Publishing Co., 1921
Subjects Songs with piano; Composers – Nebraska; Lullabies
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 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line My low croon, my soft croon
Rights This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
For more information see https://lincolnlibraries.org/polley-music-library/

Music of Old Nebraska: Our Nebraska

Our Nebraska

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Score

Title Our Nebraska
Alternative Title The University Song
Composer Flora Bullock
Lyricist Faye M. Hartley
Original Publication Lincoln, Nebraska: University Publishing Co., 1910
Subjects Songs with piano; Composers – Nebraska; Lyricists – Nebraska; Publishers and publishing – Nebraska; Students’ songs; University of Nebraska; 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 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line In gold of the sun, and gold of the corn
Rights This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
For more information see https://lincolnlibraries.org/polley-music-library/

Music of Old Nebraska: Sleepy Time: Lullaby

Sleepy Time: Lullaby

Cover

Score

Violin (high resolution)

Cello (high resolution)

Title Sleepy Time: Lullaby
Composer Edward Walt
Lyricist Edward Walt
Original Publication Chicago: Forster Music Publishing, 1905
Subjects Songs with instrumental ensemble; Songs with piano; Lullabies; Composers – Nebraska; Lyricists – 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 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line Baby mine ’tis time for sleeping
Rights This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
For more information see https://lincolnlibraries.org/polley-music-library/

Music of Old Nebraska: Thy Omnipotent Power

Thy Omnipotent Power

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Score

Title Thy Omnipotent Power
Alternative Title Sacred and Secular Songs
Composer Henry Purmort Eames
Original Publication New York: Schroeder & Gunther, 1921
Subjects Sacred songs with piano; Composers – 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 PDFs for web presentation.
First Line The Lord is my strength and song
Rights This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
For more information see https://lincolnlibraries.org/polley-music-library/

Music of Old Nebraska: Eight Songs From Green Timber

Eight Songs From Green Timber

Cover

Prose Poem

Title Page and Contents

Wild Bird

Where Cedars Rise

Year of Dry Leaves

Deserted Lodge

Whistling Mallards Fly

Where the Sad Waters Flow

Sad Moon of Falling Leaf

Antowine

Title Eight Songs From Green Timber
Composer Thurlow Lieurance
Lyricist Charles Roos
Original Publication Philadelphia: Theodore Presser, 1922
Subjects Songs with piano; Composers – Nebraska; Indians of North America
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 PDFs for web presentation.
Rights This score is in public domain and may be freely downloaded, printed, and performed.
For more information see https://lincolnlibraries.org/polley-music-library/