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Title
There's a hero on ev'ry ship
Additional title: Now foremost in the fight today Columbia's navy stands. [first line]
Additional title: There's a hero on ev'ry ship. [first line of chorus]
Names
Whipple, May Florence (Singer)
Coleman, Charles (1885-1951) (Lyricist)
Coleman, Charles (1885-1951) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place Term: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Publisher: Charles Coleman
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Spain
England
Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Naval operations
Navies -- American -- 1800-1899
Maine (Battleship) -- Commemoration
Patriotic music
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: A girl and American flag.

Content : Dedicated to the heros of the American navy.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Charles Coleman.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 08060dc0-c594-012f-db1c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There's a hero on ev'ry ship" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c0b4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There's a hero on ev'ry ship" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c0b4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). There's a hero on ev'ry ship Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c0b4-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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There's a hero on ev'ry ship