The heroes who sank with the Maine

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Title
The heroes who sank with the Maine
Additional title: The mantle of the night had enclosed in its folds the port of Havanna. [first line]
Additional title: While our heroes in happiness dreamed. [first of line of chorus]
Names
O'Dea, James (Lyricist)
Cohn, Paul (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: Chicago
Publisher: Sol. Bloom
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Death
Warships -- American -- Cuba -- Havana -- 1890-1899
Maine (Battleship) -- Commemoration
Sailors
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: "Maine Memoriam" Feb. 15, 1898.
Content: On cover: Woman weeping.
Statement of responsibility: words by Jas. O'Dea ; music by Paul Cohn.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20637ed0-c593-012f-2511-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The heroes who sank with the Maine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f129-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The heroes who sank with the Maine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f129-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). The heroes who sank with the Maine Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f129-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The heroes who sank with the Maine