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Title: "The Sinking Ship (A Story)"

Accession Number: 2005.58.10
Category: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & SHEET MUSIC
Type: sheet music
Maker: White-Smith Music Publishing Co.; White, Charles A.
Place: USA, MA, Boston
Date: 1891
Materials: paper
Description: Sheet music, "The Sinking Ship (A Story)", descriptive duett for tenor and bass; words and music by C[harles] A. White; published Boston by White-Smith Music Publishing Co., 1891; dedicated to Banks M. Davison, supervisor of manuscripts with White-Smith Music Publishing Co.; cover lithograph of helmsman at wheel in heavy sea with a lad lashed to the helm and ship flying American flag in background; rubberstamped upper right "FOR THE PRESS"; 5 pages.

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