The band played "Near my God to Thee" as the ship went down

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Names
Beam, Mark (Lyricist)
Jones, Harold (Composer)
Collection

Published music.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Joe Morris Music
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-312
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content : Caption title.

Content : First line of [chorus]: There the brave men stood.

Content : First line of text: On a peaceful night thro' the starlight bright.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : In memory of the heroes of the ill-fated 'Titanic'--Cover.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

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

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Mark Beam ; music by Harold Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG99-C788
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14661854
UUID: fe1d6690-c641-012f-6dd9-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The band played "Near my God to Thee" as the ship went down" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-52f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The band played "Near my God to Thee" as the ship went down" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-52f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1912). The band played "Near my God to Thee" as the ship went down Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-52f8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The band played "Near my God to Thee" as the ship went down