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The wreck of the Titanic : piano solo / by William Baltzell.

Image ID: g00c145_001

The wreck of the Titanic : piano solo / by William Baltzell. (1912)

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Image Title

:  The wreck of the Titanic : piano solo / by William Baltzell.


: Baltzell, William -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Hendrick, Z. A. -- Illustrator

Created Date

: 1912

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 4 p. of music : ill. ; 34 cm.


: "In memoriam -- To the brave musicians who played the last requiem for the passengers of the Titanic"--on back cover. Note 2.) A descriptive compostition for piano solo--Printed beneath cover title. Note 3.) All pages separated and enclosed in plastic; all edges torn; some tears repaired with tape; some corners missing. Note 4.) Caption title. Note 5.) Cover illustrated with a drawing, perhaps by Z.A. Hendrick, depicting a life boat full of women in the ocean, the iceberg-ravaged Titanic in the background with other life boats being lowered into the water. Superimposed on the drawing are two photographs?, one of the sinking Titanic, the other, perhaps the luxury liner's captain. Note 6.) For piano. Note 7.) National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project. Note 8.) Programatic content notes written between and above the music staves. Note 9.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923


: Popular instrumental sheet music. / General


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Music Division

Catalog Call Number

: P.I. (General)

Digital ID

: g00c145_001

Record ID

: 184977

Digital Item Published

: 3-30-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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