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We are waiting, Dewey, waiting / words and music by Monroe H. Rosenfeld.
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Image ID: 1256651

We are waiting, Dewey, waiting / words and music by Monroe H. Rosenfeld.  [Hail to the hero who is sailing home! [first line of chorus]] ([c1899])

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Image Title

:  We are waiting, Dewey, waiting / words and music by Monroe H. Rosenfeld.

Alternate Title(s)

: Hail to the hero who is sailing home! [first line of chorus] Title 2.) While cannons roar upon this day, of independence grand. [first line of song]

Creator(s)

: Kerr -- Cover designer
Rosenfeld, Monroe H. -- Lyricist
Rosenfeld, Monroe H. -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Lee, Frances  -- Singer

Published Date

: [c1899]

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 4 p. ; 35 cm.

Notes

: Cover design by Kerr includes drawing of a mermaid half submerged in water, holding a wreath above the water surface; a steamship is in the background. Note 2.) On cover: Sung at Oscar Hammerstein's Victoria Roof Garden by Miss Frances Lee. Cover includes a photograph of Frances Lee. Note 3.) Printed as a supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, July 23, 1899. Note 4.) Summary: a song praising Dewey who is sailing home after victory.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1899

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1256651

Record ID

: 609533

Digital Item Published

: 6-1-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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