The sailor's firmest friend = Des Seemann's truester Freund

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Title
The sailor's firmest friend = Des Seemann's truester Freund
Additional title: I know my lads that smiles are sweet, I know what kisses are, I know how sighs and beaming eyes Will move the sternest tar [first line]
Names
Nevin, George B. (George Balch) (1859-1933) (Composer)
Oxenford, Edward (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Date Issued: 1892
Place: Milwaukee ; Leipzig
Publisher: Wm. Rohlfing & Sons ; Fritz Schuberth Jr.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Sailing ships
Sailors
Sea songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes illustration of seaweed and ships at sea.
Statement of responsibility: words by E. Oxenford ; music by George B. Nevin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ac14100-c58e-012f-b655-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Creator Born
  • 1892: Issued
  • 1933: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The sailor's firmest friend = Des Seemann's truester Freund" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f329-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The sailor's firmest friend = Des Seemann's truester Freund" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f329-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892 - 1892). The sailor's firmest friend = Des Seemann's truester Freund Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f329-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The sailor's firmest friend = Des Seemann's truester Freund