The wreck of the Titanic

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Title
The wreck of the Titanic
Names
Forrest, Jeannette (Composer)
Collection

Popular instrumental sheet music

General

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1912
Place: Chicago
Publisher: McKinley Music
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: P.I. (General)
Topics
Icebergs
Ship accidents
Titanic (Steamship)
Popular music -- United States -- 1911-1920
Program music
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: A descriptive piano composition--Printed below cover drawing.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated with an uncredited drawing of the sinking Titanic with lifeboats pulling away from the liner and the distant iceberg.
Content: For piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Programatic content notes printed above the music.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. of music : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-C146
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693422
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4888be0-c6b6-012f-aba7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1912: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The wreck of the Titanic" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1912. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8308a827-1027-59f6-e040-e00a18062d72

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The wreck of the Titanic" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8308a827-1027-59f6-e040-e00a18062d72

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1912). The wreck of the Titanic Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8308a827-1027-59f6-e040-e00a18062d72

Wikipedia Citation

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The wreck of the Titanic