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Title
Mary Jane
Additional title: I said goodbye with many a sigh. [first line]
Additional title: Then who would not sail the sea? [first line of chorus]
Names
Dilley, Edgar M. (Edgar Meck), 1874-1960 (Lyricist)
Orem, Preston Ware, 1865-1938 (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Publisher: Edgar M. Dilley
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Death
Farewells
Sailors
Man-woman relationships
Expectation (Psychology)
Loyalty
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: A sailor. [illustration]
Content: Subtitle: Jack Tar has a sweetheart in every port.
Statement of responsibility: words by Edgar M. Daily ; words by Preston Ware Orem.
Date: Copyright date: 1901
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 965f4f30-c598-012f-6463-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1901: Issued
  • 1960: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mary Jane" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94295f94-90a6-4b30-e040-e00a1806375b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mary Jane" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94295f94-90a6-4b30-e040-e00a1806375b

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). Mary Jane Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94295f94-90a6-4b30-e040-e00a1806375b

Wikipedia Citation

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Mary Jane