Just as the ship went down

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Title
Just as the ship went down
Names
Lessing, Edith Maida (Lyricist)
Schmedtgen, William (Illustrator)
Gibson, Sidney, musician
Adler, Bernard (Composer)
Gibson, Sidney, musician (Composer)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place: Chicago
Publisher: H. Rossiter
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-(Just as the ship went down)
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: A song of the sea--Printed below cover illustration.
Content: Bottom edges torn.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by drawing, by Schmedtgen, of The Titanic sinking.
Content: First line of chorus: Out on the sea, when the ship went down.
Content: First line of text: A cold dark night, a sea of ice.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Statement of responsibility: words by Edith Maida Lessing ; music by Bernie Adler & Sidney Gibson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-C35
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14699347
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 330dba50-c642-012f-a192-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Just as the ship went down" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-535a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1912). Just as the ship went down Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-535a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Just as the ship went down