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Title
The salt of the sea for me
Additional title: Hurrah for a life on the ocean wave! [first line of song]
Additional title: The salt of the sea for me. [first line of chorus]
Names
Penn, Arthur A. (1875-1941) (Lyricist)
Penn, Arthur A. (1875-1941) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: [c1899] / 1907
Place: [New York]
Publisher: Sol. Bloom ; M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Ocean
Sailors
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Summary: There is nothing better than a sailor's life at sea.
Content: Version in C major (for high voice).
Content: Subtitle on cover: a ballad of the sea.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Arthur A. Penn.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 839a8000-c595-012f-54de-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1875: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1941: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The salt of the sea for me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - [c1899] / 1907. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efb2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The salt of the sea for me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efb2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - [c1899] / 1907). The salt of the sea for me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efb2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The salt of the sea for me