Mother, dearest, I am coming.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Bowers, E. (Lyricist)
Format: Book
Published: New York, NY ; Washington, DC Baltimore, MD : Charles Magnus Henry McCaffrey, 205 Baltimore St., Baltimore, MD. cph, [1863-1864]
Online Access:Image available online, Middle Tennessee State University: Center for Popular Music
Item Description:First line: Dearest mother, since I left you.
Without music.
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.