Ship That Never Returned, Sheet Music 01


Ship That Never Returned, Sheet Music 01


One leaf with preprinted staff linese handwritten in pencil on both sides. The document is in good physical condition. The document was removed from a bound volume. There is moderate fraying along the right edge. The document was laminated. There is lamination-related creasing on the document. There is a handwritten "x" at the upper right corner. There is a handwritten check mark at the lower right corner. The document is located on the reverse side of "The Sweet Trinity (The Golden Vanity)," Sheet Music 6.


Popular music -- United States Ships -- Songs and music Farewells -- Songs and music

Alternative Title

The Parted Lover, Lovers Parted


Henry Clay Work, 1832-1884


W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University

Date Created



I. G. Greer


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Henry Clay Work, 1832-1884, “Ship That Never Returned, Sheet Music 01,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed June 16, 2019,