When Dewey comes sailing home again, the bands will play. first line of chorus

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Names
Heaton, John Langdon (1860-1935) (Lyricist)
Dewey, George (1837-1917) (Dedicatee)
Mills, Kerry (1869-1948) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: F.A. Mills
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Flags -- American
Spanish-American War, 1898
Battleships
Sailors -- American -- 1890-1899
Dewey, George, 1837-1917 -- Commemoration
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design includes drawing of sailors in front of an American flag with a steamship in the background.

Content : Printed as a supplement to the New York World, Sunday, June 18, 1899.

Content : Summary: Song in praise of Admiral George Dewey.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by John Langdon Heaton ; music by Kerry Mills.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: c8c8eca0-c595-012f-1e90-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1935: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When Dewey comes sailing home again, the bands will play. first line of chorus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef73-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When Dewey comes sailing home again, the bands will play. first line of chorus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef73-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). When Dewey comes sailing home again, the bands will play. first line of chorus Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef73-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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When Dewey comes sailing home again, the bands will play. first line of chorus