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Title
The mermaid and the whale
Additional title: far down in the depths of the southern sea. [first line]
Names
Stange, Stanislaus (d. 1917) (Lyricist)
Edwards, Julian (1855-1910) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place: Cincinnati ; New York ; Chicago
Publisher: The John Church Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Whales
Mermaids -- 1800-1899
Betrothal
Flirting
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: The wedding day.
Statement of responsibility: words by Stanislaus Stange ; music by Julian Edwards.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5a257040-c592-012f-2480-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The mermaid and the whale" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17f3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The mermaid and the whale" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17f3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). The mermaid and the whale Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17f3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The mermaid and the whale