Under the billowy waves down, down goes he, far'neath the sea [First line of song]

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Names
Lamb, Arthur J. (1870-1928) (Lyricist)
Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.) (1857-1925) (Composer)
Early, John W. (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1900
Place Term: Chicago
Publisher: Petrie Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Fish
Sea horses
Deep diving
Ocean
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Supplement of the New York Journal & Advtsr July 15, 1900.

Content : Cover design by Kerr of red fish swimming in blue ocean with picture of John Early, bordered by two sea horses, incorporated into the background.

Content : On cover: sung by John Early Withward & Vokes.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Arthur J. Lamb ; music by H.W. Petrie.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 47972560-c594-012f-57d5-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1928: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Under the billowy waves down, down goes he, far'neath the sea [First line of song]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Under the billowy waves down, down goes he, far'neath the sea [First line of song]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 19, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1900). Under the billowy waves down, down goes he, far'neath the sea [First line of song] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Under the billowy waves down, down goes he, far'neath the sea [First line of song]