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Title
The blue flame : theme
Names
MacDonald, Ballard (1882-1935) (Lyricist)
Peters, William Frederick (1871-1938 ) (Composer)
Alfred S. Campbell Art Co. (Photographer)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1920
Place: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-318
Topics
Songs (High voice) with piano
Bara, Theda, 1885-1955
Hobart, George V. (George Vere), 1867-1926
Willard, John, 1885-1942
Popular music -- United States -- 1911-1920
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content: "A.H. Wood presents Theda Bara (herself) in the spoken drama 'The blue flame' by George V. Hobart and John Willard"--Upper left of cover.
Content: "Founded on a play of the same title by Leta Vance Nicholson"--Middle right of cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: First line of refrain: Little blue flame, your light divine.
Content: First line of text: There is a flame that is lighting our hearts.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Full body photograph, by Campbell Studios, of Theda Bara.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Ballard MacDonald ; music by Wm. Frederic Peters.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14661860
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C794
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 02b55ed0-c642-012f-428f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1882: Creator Born
  • 1920: Issued
  • 1935: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The blue flame : theme" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-7392-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The blue flame : theme" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 31, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-7392-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1920). The blue flame : theme Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-7392-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

Wikipedia Citation

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The blue flame : theme