Mother, dearest, I am coming.
New York, NY ; Washington, DC Baltimore, MD :
Charles Magnus Henry McCaffrey, 205 Baltimore St., Baltimore, MD. cph,
|Online Access:||Image available online, Middle Tennessee State University: Center for Popular Music|
|Item Description:||First line: Dearest mother, since I left you.|
Charles Magnus is listed at 12 Frankfort St. in New York City directories for 1861 through 1867. Works also listing the Washington DC imprint appear to have been published 1863-1864.
" ... Henry McCaffrey ..., 205 Baltimore st., Baltimore, owner of the copyright."--Beneath title.
Song lettersheet text in blue; one column; lined on verso; cropped at fold; three eight-line stanzas, beneath Magnus headpiece displaying hand-colored illustration of soldier leading a horse.
At foot: "500 illustrated ballads ... Charles Magnus, No. 12 Frankfort Street, New York. Branch Office: No. 520 7th St., Washington, D.C."
OCLC #7668683 credits Bowers and Tucker.
binder 8, item 98
Notation: Lyrics only
|Physical Description:||1 broadside (1 item on 1 sheet) : col. ill. ; ca. 20.5 x 13 cm.|