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Notated Music Ellis Island

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Title
Ellis Island
Contributor Names
Small, Solomon -- 1868-1943 (composer)
Small, Solomon -- 1868-1943 (lyricist)
Russotto, H. (arranger)
Created / Published
Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1914.
Subject Headings
-  Songs, Yiddish -- United States
-  Jews -- United States -- Music
-  Popular music -- United States
-  Traditional and Ethnic Songs and Music
-  Songs and Music
-  Popular Songs of the Day
-  Immigration and Migration
Notes
-  "Oh Ellis Island, you portal to the free land, how fearful you seem! We've struggled and sacrificed to come to America. We tremble with our great hopes. Now here on this island, at the very threshold and in sight of our goal, we are told to stop and go no further." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General)
Form
sheet music
Extent
6 p. ; 35 cm.
Repository
Music Division
LC Classification
Music Divison, Heskes Collection, Box 7 - 556
Online Format
image
Additional Metadata Formats
METSXML Record

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Chicago citation style:

Small, Solomon, Solomon Small, and H Russotto. Ellis Island. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1914. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182226/. (Accessed October 01, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Small, S., Small, S. & Russotto, H. (1914) Ellis Island. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182226/.

MLA citation style:

Small, Solomon, Solomon Small, and H Russotto. Ellis Island. Hebrew Publishing Company, New York, New York, 1914. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200182226/>.