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Williams, Harry (1879-1922) (Lyricist)
Danmark, Ribé (Arranger)
Starmer (Illustrator)
Van Alstyne, Egbert (1882-1951) (Composer)

Published music.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1908
Place Term: New York
Publisher: J.H. Remick
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-346
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content : Caption title.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Cover illustrated by Starmer.

Content : Cover photograph of Louise Brehany.

Content : First line of chorus: My sweet Sahara, Sara, sweet Sahara Jane.

Content : First line of text: In the land of pyramids, lived a sweet Egyptian maid.

Content : Center seam separating.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : Music for male quartette on p. [5]

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry Williams ; music by Egbert Van Alstyne ; male quartette arr, by Ribé Danmark.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14693469
UUID: 52560810-c642-012f-9315-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1879: Creator Born
  • 1908: Created
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sahara" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-caa9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Sahara" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-caa9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1908). Sahara Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-caa9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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