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Title
The old ship
Additional title: 'Tis years ago, my mates, that we, a happy, hardy crew. [first line]
Additional title: Yes, mates, we tell you true. [first line of chorus]
Names
Vickers, Geo. M. (George M.) (Lyricist)
Vickers, Geo. M. (George M.) (Composer)
Tobin, M. F. (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Place: Baltimore, Md.
Publisher: Emerson Drug Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Ships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Dedication on cover: To Captain M. F. Tobin, U.S. Naval veterans.
Content: On cover: The Bromo-Seltzer collection of 74 popular songs complete and unabridged full music size with piano and organ accompaniment.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Geo. M. Vickers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b1fc6440-c58d-012f-2eae-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The old ship" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edd8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The old ship" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edd8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). The old ship Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edd8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The old ship