Composer

Irving Berlin

Files

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Cover Illustration

Photograph of Irving Berlin in heart shaped frame; Illustration of flowers outside of heart shaped frame

First Line of Song

How can I ever pay the debt I owe you, Mother O' mine Mother O' mine;

First Line of Chorus

I kiss the hand the wrinkled hand That rocked my cradle in baby land;

Lyricist

Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989

Illustrator/Artist

Barbelle, Albert W., 1888-1957

Publication Date

1919

Publisher

New York: Irving Berlin, Inc.

Performance Medium

voice; Piano

Music Genre

Irving Berlin

Object Type

text

Format (Original)

1 score (4p.)

Format (Digital)

PDF

Physical ID#

32278009358569

Digital ID#

009358569-1919

Location of Original

Box 12, Folder 1

Repository

Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Rights Management

Electronic access restricted due to copyright laws. Inquire in Special Collections for assistance.

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, e-mail sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

The Hand that Rocked My Cradle Rules My Heart

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