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On the road to Mandalay : a barrack-room ballad

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Title
On the road to Mandalay : a barrack-room ballad
Names
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936 (Lyricist)
Trevannion, Henry (Adapter)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1898
Place: Milwaukee
Publisher: Joseph Flanner
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-334
Topics
Songs
King, Charles, 1789-1867
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover photograph, by S.L. Stein, Milwaukee, of "Charles King, Brig. Gen. U.S.V. 8th Corps, Manilla".
Content: First line of [chorus]: On the road to Mandalay.
Content: First line of text: By the old Moulmein Pagoda.
Content: For voice and piano.
Funding: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Funding: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words by Rudyard Kipling ; music revised and adapted by Henry Trevannion.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Edges torn; center seam repaired with tape.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG00-C78
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693486
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48d163a0-c642-012f-c4eb-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

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1898: Created
  • 1936: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "On the road to Mandalay : a barrack-room ballad" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/86e54f82-a7c0-6e6c-e040-e00a180608a3

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "On the road to Mandalay : a barrack-room ballad" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 11, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/86e54f82-a7c0-6e6c-e040-e00a180608a3

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898). On the road to Mandalay : a barrack-room ballad Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/86e54f82-a7c0-6e6c-e040-e00a180608a3

Wikipedia Citation

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On the road to Mandalay : a barrack-room ballad