G98C112_001

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Title
Beale Street blues
Names
Handy, W. C. (William Christopher) (1873-1958) (Composer)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1917
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Handy Bros.
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 98-121
Topics
Blues (Music)
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content : Caption title.

Content : Cover photograph of W. C. Handy.

Content : First line of text: I've seen the lights of gay Broadway.

Content : For voice and piano, with chord diagrams for ukulele.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by W.C. Handy.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG98-C112
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14527928
UUID: ffddfe30-c641-012f-c9a2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1873: Creator Born
  • 1917: Created
  • 1958: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Beale Street blues" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1917. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f04-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Beale Street blues" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f04-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1917). Beale Street blues Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-4f04-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Beale Street blues