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Title
The Elbe
Additional title: On a bright day in December, the steam ship Elbe from France. [first line]
Additional title: Sinking, sinking down the good ship goes. [first line of chorus]
Names
Beale, G. E. (Composer)
Beale, G. E. (Lyricist)
Von Goessel, Kurt (Dedicatee)
Cure, F. D. (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Phila., Pa.
Publisher: Joe Morris
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Elbe (Steamship)
Steamboat disasters
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedication on cover at center top: Dedicated to the memory of brave Captain Kurt von Goessel, who heroically died at this post.
Content: On cover: Waltz song and chorus.
Statement of responsibility: by G.E. Beale, Jr. ; arr. By F.D. Cure.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2b157ef0-c590-012f-06b4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Elbe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1595-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Elbe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1595-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). The Elbe Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1595-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Elbe