The wreck of the Titanic
NamesHendrick, Z. A. (Illustrator)Baltzell, William (Composer)
Popular instrumental sheet music
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1912Place: ChicagoPublisher: Aubrey Stauffer
Library locationsMusic DivisionShelf locator: P.I. (General)
TopicsLifeboatsTitanic (Steamship)Smith, Edward John, 1850-1912Popular music -- United States -- 1911-1920Program music
NotesContent: "In memoriam -- To the brave musicians who played the last requiem for the passengers of the Titanic"--on back cover.Content: A descriptive compostition for piano solo--Printed beneath cover title.Content: All pages separated and enclosed in plastic; all edges torn; some tears repaired with tape; some corners missing.Content: Caption title.Content: Cover illustrated with a drawing, perhaps by Z.A. Hendrick, depicting a life boat full of women in the ocean, the iceberg-ravaged Titanic in the background with other life boats being lowered into the water. Superimposed on the drawing are two photographs?, one of the sinking Titanic, the other, perhaps the luxury liner's captain.Content: For piano.Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.Content: Programatic content notes written between and above the music staves.Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923Statement of responsibility: by William Baltzell.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 4 p. of music : ill. ; 34 cm.
Type of ResourceNotated music
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-C145NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693423Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a5b5ab20-c6b6-012f-394a-58d385a7bc34
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