In the baggage coach ahead

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Title
In the baggage coach ahead
Additional title: On a dark and stormy night, as the train rattled on. [first line]
Additional title: While the train rolled onward, a husband sat in tears. [first line of chorus]
Names
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Lyricist)
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Composer)
Mahoney, Jere (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Railroads -- Trains
Waltzes
Parent and child
Mothers -- Death
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: picture of the Empire State Express "fastest train in the world."
Content: On cover: picture of Jere Mahoney.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Gussie L. Davis.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2e5eaed0-c591-012f-3dee-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

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1899: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "In the baggage coach ahead" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc80-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "In the baggage coach ahead" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc80-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). In the baggage coach ahead Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc80-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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In the baggage coach ahead