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Title
I'd like to be a gunner in the navy
Additional title: I'd like to be a gunner in the navy. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Sailor, sailor, whither are you faring? [first line]
Names
Smith, Harry Bache (1860-1936) (Lyricist)
Accooe, Will (d. 1904) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place Term: New York ; London
Publisher: Edward Schuberth & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Social classes
Etiquette
Patriotic music
Musicals
Marches (Voice with piano)
Sailors
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: A photograph of women dressed in nightgowns in a large bedroom.

Content : The liberty belles. [musical]

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Harry B. Smith ; music by Will Accoe.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 2c66c2b0-c598-012f-06b1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'd like to be a gunner in the navy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90f0cab8-9b57-1a91-e040-e00a180647f1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'd like to be a gunner in the navy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90f0cab8-9b57-1a91-e040-e00a180647f1

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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I'd like to be a gunner in the navy