• Mama's black baby boy

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American woman and children. Originally published: New York : White, Smith & Co., c1886. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hunn, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • That coon got lucky mighty soon

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Advertisements for another song: p. [1-4] Originally published: [Chicago?] : Will Rossiter, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Jackson, Billy
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Away goes Cuffee, or, Hooray for '63

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Cover illustration: engraving of head of Afro-American man incorporated in the letter "A" / Greene. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson & Co., c1863. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Starkweather, L. B.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Don't take de left hand road

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Originally published: Boston : W.A. Evans & Bro., c1885. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Wheeler, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I'm feelin' fine

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [3], 4-5, [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Black man singing. Originally published: Chicago : Will Rossiter, c1905. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hamilton, Wesley
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Somebody's been around here since I've been gone

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Witmark production successes"--Cover. Sung by: Maud Raymond in "The gay white way" Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American couple back to back / Edgar Keller; photograph of Maude Raymond. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Automatic Exhibition Co., Music Dept., 473 Main St., Buffalo, N.Y. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark ...

    • Contributor: Bratton, John W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The coon's trade-mark a watermelon, a razor, a chicken and a coon /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Introduced by: Williams and Walker. Dedicated to: Ernest Hogan. Advertisements for other songs: p. [6 and 8] Cover illustration: photographs of Bert Williams and George Walker; border design with Afro-American man, watermelon, razor, and chicken / GE. Originally published: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Logan, Tom
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Aint got nothin', never had nothin', don't want nothin' but you

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for another song: p. [2] Cover illustration: photograph of Charles Dickson; floral border design / HC. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Brachman, James
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • At the high brown babies' ball

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for "Dreaming sweet dreams of mother" and other songs: p. [4] Cover illustration: drawing of Black dancers / RS [with rose symbol]. Cf. Introducing the song sheet / Helen Westin, p. 106. Also published for male or mixed voices with band or orchestra. Advertisements for "I know what it means to be lonesome" and other songs: p. ...

    • Contributor: Davis, Benny
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Sing again that sweet refrain, or, Far from the old folks at home

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Wm. A. Galpen. Advertisements for "I want my Lulu" and other songs: p. [2-8] Cover illustration: floral design / H. Carter. Also published for: mandolin and piano, mandolin solo, mandolin and guitar, male quartet, banjo, voice and guitar, and zither. Originally published: New York : W.B. Gray & Co., c1894. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Davis, Gussie L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The little spring beside my cabin home song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Originally published: Toronto : Toronto News Company, [c1879?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Persley, George W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • When it's moonlight on the levee, Caroline song & chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Kenny, Brooklyn's favorite. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2-6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American couple in moonlight / Dewey; photograph of Kenny with and without blackface. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Dresser, c1903. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Evans, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Make no mistake a Darktown suggestion /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Lew Dockstader. Advertisements for "My gal is a high born lady" and other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph, from the back, of Lew Dockstader. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Duffee
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Come right in, sit right down, make yourself at home

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Bert A. Williams. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of Bert Williams. Originally published: Chicago : Modern Music Publishers, c1909. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Dixon, Will H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Mary's gone with a coon end song /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: Milt G. Barlow & Billy Kersands. Library's copy has pages [1], 3, and 5 stamped with numbers 59-61. Originally published: Cincinnati : Geo. D. Newhall & Co., c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Stewart, J. E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Ole folks in the lane

    For voice, chorus (SATB) and piano. Cover title. Caption title: Ole folks in de land. Cover illustration: lithograph of family in log cabin / J.E. Baker. "Armstrong & Co., lith, 1 Somerset St., Boston, and Riverside Press, Cambridge." Originally published: Boston : G.D. Russell & Co., c1877. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Dana, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Moonlight on the Mississippi

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "By Cole and Johnson Bros."--T.p. "Introduced and sung with tremendous effect by Carroll Johnson in Dockstader's great minstrels"--T.p. Pages [2] and [7] are blank. Title page design by J. Frew; photo. by Byron, N.Y. of stage performance of Dockstader's great minstrels, with Carroll Johnson and other performers in blackface and river steamboat. Advertisement for 11 other Johnson, Cole ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, J. Rosamond
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The little log cabin on the hill reply to the "Little old cabin in the lane" : song & chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Dedicated to: A.H. Goetting. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American man with "Tony Williams" printed on pants leg / J.E. Baker. "J.H. Bufford's Sons Lith. 490 Wash. St. Boston." Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1875. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hersey, Herbert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Don't fool, dat black gal's mine!

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6-8] Cover illustration: 2 Afro-American men threatening each other with weapons / Syd Davies. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Macdonough, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I'm a Jonah man

    For voice and piano. "Williams and Walker's crowning success." "Sung at every performance of their latest musical production 'In Dahomey'." Title page illustration: whales and black-faced jesters; 3 cameo photos. of Bert Williams and Geo. Walker individually and together. Pages [2] and [6-7] are blank. Advertisement for "Successful compositions by Walter H. Ford and John W. Bratton" on p. [8]. Originally published: New York ...

    • Contributor: Rogers, Alex
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Oh, dem golden slippers!

    For solo voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Publisher's catalog of Christy Minstrel songs and ballads: p. [4] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American couple shaking hands before cabin / R. Childs. Originally published: London : C. Sheard, c188-? Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Climb up, ye chillun, climb! jubilee song & refrain /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Additional verses: p. [2] Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man with walking stick / DON. Library's copy has stamps on cover: John P. Mooney, 97 Court St., Boston, Mass.; [B.N. Geller?] Teacher of piano, Dorchester, Mass. Originally published: Brooklyn, N.Y. : Chas. W. Held, c1890. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Kent, Frank Addis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Since I saw de cotton grow : song and chorus /

    For voice and piano, with chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: George H. Edwards, of Dupres and Benedict's Minstrels. "Also sung by Sam. Lucas with the Hyers Sisters Combination."--Cover. Dedicated to: Sid. C. France. Advertisements for other music: p. 3-[6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Black fieldworkers greeting visitor / J.E. Baker. "Armstrong & Co., lith., Boston." Parts available: orchestral parts with cornet solo. Originally ...

    • Contributor: Dumont, Frank
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Massa's in de cold ground as sung by Christy's Minstrels /

    For voice, 2-part chorus, and piano. Cover title. Cover engraved by Wakelam & Bro. Also published for guitar. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1852. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Foster, Stephen Collins
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Coon's breach of promise song and cake walk /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Cover printed in blue ink. Library's copy 1 autographed by composer: Miss L.M. Wright, with compliments, Chas. D. Blake. Originally published: Boston : F. Trifet, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Blake, Charles D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998