Audio Recording Lorraine (My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine) My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine

Lorraine (My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine)

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Lorraine (My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine)
Other Title
My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine
From Edison records catalog: Did you know that for nearly forty years, since Germany took Alsace-Lorraine from France, a monument to it has stood in Paris, draped in black, and every year adorned with flowers? It is the land France has never ceased to mourn and is probably the only territory she hopes to gain by the war. Fred Fisher has been very clever in writing this music. You will notice how it expresses the longing and the hope. It has a sacred tone also, particularly noticeable at the end of the refrain.
Contributor Names
Fisher, Fred, 1875-1942.
Dalhart, Vernon, 1883-1948. prf
Bryan, Alfred, 1871-1958.
Created / Published
Orange, N.J. : Edison, 1918.
Subject Headings
-  Ballads
-  World War, 1914-1918--Songs and music
-  Songs (High voice) with orchestra
-  Popular music--1911-1920
-  Coupling date: 4/29/1918.
-  Cutout date: 10/31/1929.
-  On label: tenor and chorus with orchestra; in Wile: 80406-L; liner notes available; in catalog: Lorraine, My.
-  With (reverse side): Just a baby's prayer at twilight / Homestead Trio.
1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
Edison Diamond Disc 80406[-L]
Library of Congress Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu
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Chicago citation style:

Fisher, Fred, Vernon Dalhart, and Alfred Bryan. Lorraine My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine. Orange, N.J.: Edison, 1918. Audio.

APA citation style:

Fisher, F., Dalhart, V. & Bryan, A. (1918) Lorraine My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine. Orange, N.J.: Edison. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Fisher, Fred, Vernon Dalhart, and Alfred Bryan. Lorraine My beautiful Alsace-Lorraine. Orange, N.J.: Edison, 1918. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.

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