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Title
On the sandy shore
Additional title: If winds are fair tonight we'll be there, home, safely home at last. [first line]
Additional title: There on that sandy seashore I kissed my love goodbye. [first line of chorus]
Names
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Lyricist)
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Date Issued: 1891
Publisher: Willis Woodward & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Separation (Psychology)
Seashore
Waltzes
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: No cover page.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Gussie L. Davis.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b3339ef0-c58d-012f-a05b-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
  • 1891: Issued
  • 1899: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "On the sandy shore" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891 - 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-9029-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "On the sandy shore" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-9029-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891 - 1891). On the sandy shore Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5e66b3e8-9029-d471-e040-e00a180654d7

Wikipedia Citation

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On the sandy shore