View this item elsewhere:

Title
The Hero of Manila Bay
Additional title: In Manila Bay, on the first of May. [first line]
Names
Stanford, Tony (Lyricist)
Stanford, Tony (Composer)
Dewey, George (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: [s.n.]
Publisher: Tony Stanford
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Campaigns & battles -- Philippines -- Manila Bay -- 1890-1899
cannons -- Philippines -- Manila Bay -- 1890-1899
Sailors -- American -- Philippines -- Manila Bay -- 1890-1899
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Naval operations
Naval warfare -- Philippines -- Manila Bay -- 1890-1899
Warships -- Philippines -- Manila Bay -- 1890-1899
Maine (Battleship) -- Commemoration
Patriotic music
Marches (Voice with piano)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Rear Admiral George Dewey ; Paul Gilmore ; Ship battle.
Content: Dedication: Respectfully dedicated to Rear Admiral George Dewey, U.S.N., in honor of his victory, May !st, 1989.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Tony Stanford.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1f9b51b0-c593-012f-93c1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
We believe that this item has no known US copyright restrictions. The item may be subject to rights of privacy, rights of publicity and other restrictions. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Hero of Manila Bay" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f128-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Hero of Manila Bay" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f128-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). The Hero of Manila Bay Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f128-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f128-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (notated music) The Hero of Manila Bay, (1898 - 1898) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=August 27, 2016 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

The Hero of Manila Bay