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Title
The sea is the home for me
Additional title: Out on the ocean, good ship in motion. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Proudly our good ship will glide. [first line]
Names
Petrie, H. W. (Henry W.) (1857-1925) (Composer)
Branen, Jeff T. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: F.A. Mills
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Arrivals & departures
Ocean
Sailors
Home
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Baritone or contralto solo.
Statement of responsibility: words by J. T. Branen ; music by H. W. Petrie.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f57d0f20-c598-012f-5c7c-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

  • : Place
  • 1857: Creator Born
  • 1901: Issued
  • 1925: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The sea is the home for me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/96e7c037-89e7-bc25-e040-e00a18064a61

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The sea is the home for me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/96e7c037-89e7-bc25-e040-e00a18064a61

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). The sea is the home for me Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/96e7c037-89e7-bc25-e040-e00a18064a61

Wikipedia Citation

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The sea is the home for me