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Title: "The Wreck of the 'Seagull'"

Accession Number: 2005.28.14
Category: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & SHEET MUSIC
Type: sheet music
Maker: Mills, A. J.; Scott, Bennett; Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd.; Banks, H. G.; Baker, John S.
Place: England, London
Date: 1894
Materials: paper
Description: Sheet music, "The Wreck of the 'Seagull'"; written and composed by A. J. Mills and Bennett Scott; arranged by John S. Baker; sung by Paul Pelham; published London by Francis, Day & Hunter, 1894; color lithograph cover by H. G. Banks with fancy rope lettering, central vignette of elderly sailor and young girl sitting at seaside with pier in background; upper left vignette of sea rescue, "I'LL GO BACK/ AGAIN."; lower right vignette of sailors on shore look out to sea, "WAITING IN VAIN/ FOR THE BRAVE LAD'S RETURN."; 5 pages.

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