The crimson chain

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Names
Carus, Emma (1878-1927) (Composer)
Pritzkow, Louis W. (Lyricist)
Lewis, Leona (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: [s.n.]
Publisher: Joseph W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Deception -- 1800-1899
Homesickness
Man-woman relationships
Husband and wife
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Published as a supplement to the Sunday World , January 16, 1898. Above title: The song this week-Jan. 27 [1897]--by America's popular vaudeville queen, Miss Leona Lewis, at Keith's Union Square Theatre.

Content : Summary: A husband comes home and finds his wife weeping; she explains she wants to go back to her family, to the ones she truly loves; he tells he will love her, but she turns away and says she's promised to another man.

Content : First page of music includes a lithograph of a man and woman, apparently engaged in conversation.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Louis W. Pritzow ; music by Emma Carus.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: f3554d00-c591-012f-06ce-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Creator Born
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1927: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The crimson chain" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-175d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The crimson chain" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-175d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). The crimson chain Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-175d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The crimson chain