• Throw down dat key

    Throw down dat key

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Coon song. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man with cane talking to Afro-American woman in window / Henrich; photograph of Mattie Phillip. Originally published: New York : Barron & Thompson, c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Barron, Ted S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I cert'ny works hard for mah money

    I cert'ny works hard for mah money

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Also available in print. Originally published: [New York?] : E.T. Paull, c1899.

    • Contributor: Bivins, Nathan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I love my honey, yes I do comic song & chorus /

    I love my honey, yes I do comic song & chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: "The funniest of all Coon songs" Sung by May Irwin in "The widow Jones" Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of May Irwin; border design. Library's copy has numbers 7-12 stamped on pages. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Co., c1895. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Carleton, Will
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • You were never introduced to me

    You were never introduced to me

    Ragtime song for voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Daisy Dumont. Advertisements for other songs: p. [1-8] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American couple; photograph of Daisy Dumont. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Dresser, c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bivins, Nathan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Topsy's in town

    Topsy's in town

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "The Sunday World music album, supplement to the New York World, Sunday, Dec. 17, 1899" Cover illustration: drawing of a woman / Franck Parker. Originally published: New York : A.W. Tams, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Crosby, Warner
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Cheer up Sam, or, Sarah Bell a beautiful Ethiopian melody and chorus /

    Cheer up Sam, or, Sarah Bell a beautiful Ethiopian melody and...

    For voice, chorus (TASB), and piano. Cover title. Additional verse printed on p. 5. Library's copy is water-damaged. Originally published: Philadelphia : J.E. Gould, c1856. Also available in print.

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Syncopated Sandy a coon that leads a really reckless life /

    Syncopated Sandy a coon that leads a really reckless life /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: The First & Only Genuine "Rag Time" Song. Sung by: Ned Wayburn and Stanley Whiting. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: floral border design; photographs of Ned Wayburn and Stanley Whiting. Library's copy inscribed: Sarah E. Wheelw[right] and has stamp on cover: Sanders & Stayman, 1227 F. Street, Washington, D.C. Library's copy ...

    • Contributor: Wayburn, Ned
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I'm livin' easy

    I'm livin' easy

    For voice and piano. Cover title. As sung by: Lew Dockstader, Lottie Gilson, Barnes and Sisson, and others. Advertisement for "The governor" and other music: p. [2] Advertisement for "Sometime sweetheart" and other music: p. [7] Advertisement for "Whistling Rufus" and other music: p. [8] Cover illustration: Afro-American man eating large dinner / HC. Library's cop. 1 has stamp on p. [3]: Hardings jigs ...

    • Contributor: Jones, Irving
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Things ain't the same, babe, I'm coming home

    Things ain't the same, babe, I'm coming home

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2-8] Cover illustration: drawing of Black man sitting in chair writing letter. Library's copy has stamp advertising "American eagle march": p. [7] Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Dresser, c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hamer, Will
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • St. Louis blues

    St. Louis blues

    For voice and piano, with chords for ukulele in D. Caption title. Featured by Rudy Vallee and His Connecticut Yankees. Advertisements for other songs: p. 3-5, [6] Cover illustration: drawing of leaves / Barbelle; photograph of Rudy Vallee. Originally published: New York : Handy Bros. Music Co., c1914. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Handy, W. C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • It didn't even hesitate

    It didn't even hesitate

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Dedicated to: May Irwin. Advertisements for other music: p. [2], [8] Cover illustration: drawing of Black man crossing railroad tracks as train approaches, watched by other Black people. Originally published: Philadelphia : State Music Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hart, Charles E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ev'rybody shout fo' ma baby the latest colored commotion /

    Ev'rybody shout fo' ma baby the latest colored commotion /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American woman walking by a social club with dog / Denslow. Originally published: Chicago : S. Brainard's Sons Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Claude
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Join hands together

    Join hands together

    Waltz for voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 8] Cover illustration: lithograph of Wm. Harris and William Carroll. "R. Teller 116 E. 11 St. N.Y. [lithographer]"--Cover. Originally published: Brooklyn, N.Y. : Geo. Molineux, c1879. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Carroll, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Let me bring my clothes back home

    Let me bring my clothes back home

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "As sung by Jones, Grant & Jones"--Cover. Advertisements for other music: p. 2-[6] Cover illustration: photograph of unidentified Afro-American man pleading with Afro-American woman. Originally published: New York : F.A. Mills, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Jones, Irving
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Hold dat train

    Hold dat train

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Page 1 is unnumbered. Advertisement for another song: p. [4] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man running after a train. Originally published: Atlanta, Ga. : Southern Music Pub. Co., c1919. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Chambers, Wallace C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Don't be what you ain't

    Don't be what you ain't

    For voice and piano. Caption title. From musical comedy "Moonshine." Advertisements for this and other music: p. [1], [6] Cover designed by Politzer. Originally published: New York : Edward B. Marks Music Co., c1920. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hein, Silvio
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Keemo Kimo Geo Christy and Wood's celebrated banjo song /

    Keemo Kimo Geo Christy and Wood's celebrated banjo song /

    For voice and banjo. Cover title. "As sung by P.H. Keenan"--Caption. "Hays N.Y." The number 2-1/2 appears in a star in lower right corner of cover. Cover illustration: woodland foliage design. Library's copy has notebook holes punched through pages. Originally published: New York : William Hall & Son, [1854?] Also available in print.

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The voo-doo man

    The voo-doo man

    For voice and piano. "Williams & Walker's great success." "Music supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser, Sunday, May 12, 1901, pages 5-8." "Published by permission of Hurtig & Seamon." Title page illustration: a bat with green eyes / Kerr; cameo photos. of Williams and Walker. Advertisement for 2 other songs on p. [4]: Gladys; I certn'ly was a very busy man. Originally ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Bert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I've said my last farewell toot, toot, good bye /

    I've said my last farewell toot, toot, good bye /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for "When the whip-poor-will sings Marguerite" and other songs: p. [2], [6] Advertisment for "Captin baby bunting": cop.3, p[2] Cover illustration: drawing of Black man seated on flatcar waving goodbye to wife / Jenkins; photograph of Cordelia Mitchell. Library's cop. 1 inscribed: Henshaw. Originally published: New York : Helf & Hager Co., c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Fisher, Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Tapioca

    Tapioca

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: R. Bishop Buckley, of Buckleys Serenaders. Cover illustration: floral design; lithographed portraits of R. Bishop Buckley[?] "J.H. Bufford's lith. Boston"--Cover. Originally published: Boston : Henry Tolman & Co., [c1860?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Warden, E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Somebody's coming when the dewdrops fall

    Somebody's coming when the dewdrops fall

    For voice, chorus (SATB), and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for piano technique books: p. [6] Cover illustration: Afro-American cotton worker, c1884 / Hughes & Johnson Litho. Chicago. Originally published: Cleveland : S. Brainard's Sons, c1878. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Macy, James Cartwright
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The death of St. Clare (Little Eva's father)

    The death of St. Clare (Little Eva's father)

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Verses 2-4 printed on p. 5. Text from Uncle Tom's Cabin, vol. 2, p. 142 printed on cover and in caption. Cover illustration: lithograph of St. Clare on deathbed with Uncle Tom in attendance. "Bufford's Lith. Boston." Originally published: Boston : O. Ditson, c1852. Also available in print. System requirements: Internet access; Web browser.

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • When de stars play hide an' seek novelty song & refrain /

    When de stars play hide an' seek novelty song & refrain /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [8] Cover illustration: drawing of a nightscape; photograph of a woman in a star. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: H.A. Tunehorst, the leading music and jewelry house, Jerseyville Ill. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bowers, Robert Hood
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Oh' dars but little consolation

    Oh' dars but little consolation

    For voice and piano. Caption title. From musical production: Schoolcraft & Coes' great act, Out Alabama homes. Additional verses: p. 5. Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American man greeting Afro-American woman. Originally published: Boston : Louis P. Goullaud, c1875. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Coes, George H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Fifty cents song /

    Fifty cents song /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Pages 3-5 are also numbered 26 and 144-28 and 146. Advertisements for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: engraved portrait of Dan Lewis. Library's copy has stamp on cover: Property of Clifton Heights Casino. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Dan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Wings on me plantation song /

    Wings on me plantation song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisement for merchandise: p. [4] Originally published: Boston, Mass. : E.F. Martin, c1895. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Wheeler, F. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I'se gwine back to Dixie companion to "Old home aint what it used to be" /

    I'se gwine back to Dixie companion to "Old home aint what it ...

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American man walking with dog, with head turned towards his left. Library's copy inscribed: Ohronio Ray [?] Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1874. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: White, C. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Old Jessy Ethiopian song /

    Old Jessy Ethiopian song /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Dedicated to: E.P. Christy of the celebrated Christy's Minstrels. Additional verses on p. 5. Originally published: Philadelphia : Lee & Walker, c1852. Also available in print. System requirements: Internet access; Web browser.

    • Contributor: Converse, Charlie C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The new Mary Blane

    The new Mary Blane

    For solo voice, 4-part chorus, and piano. Caption title. Dates when publisher was at 115 Washington St. found in: Early American sheet music / Harry Dichter and Elliott Shapiro. Words and music adapted from the earlier Afro-American song, "Mary Blane" Originally published: Boston : O. Ditson, [between 1844 and 1857] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Barker, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Two little coons a novel darkey song and refrain /

    Two little coons a novel darkey song and refrain /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Dedicated to Fritz Williams"--Caption. Advertisement for other Afro-American songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man and woman walking together. Also available for: band, orchestra, banjo, mandolin, or guitar. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: C. Janke & Co., organs, pianos, sheet music, [?], Tex. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1898. Also ...

    • Contributor: Alison, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Enjoy yourselves (eccentric coon song) /

    Enjoy yourselves (eccentric coon song) /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Williams & Walker. Cover illustration: drawing of Williams & Walker in costume. Cover illustration: cop. 4, printed in orange and black ink. Advertisement for "Since I'se got money in de bank" and other songs: cop. 4, p. [6] Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Ward, Charles B.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Colored recruits

    Colored recruits

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: Ditson, C. H. - Larue, A. K.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1877

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  • Coon's breach of promise song and cake walk /

    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
  • Mandy male quartette /

    Mandy male quartette /

    For unacc. quartet (TTBB) Caption title. Originally published: New York : I. Berlin, c1920. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Berlin, Irving
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Topsy's polka

    Topsy's polka

    For piano. Lithographed t.p.: Topsy looking over left shoulder, wearing white scarf with red embroidery on head; Louisa Corbaux delt et lith.; Stannard & Dixon, Imp. Hay S-Music copy imperfect: all after p. 4 wanting. RBN. Originally published: London: C.Jefferys, c[185-?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Tully, J. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Old black Joe song & chorus /

    Old black Joe song & chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SAB) Cover title. At head of title: 'Ten thousand copies sold.' Advertisements for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of old Black man reading to white girl, captioned "Dan Bryant." Originally published: New York : Wm. A. Pond & Co., c1860. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Foster, Stephen Collins
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Dreamin' in de twilight

    Dreamin' in de twilight

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustraton: drawing of Afro-American playing fiddle; floral decorative border. Library's copy has stamp on cover: SESAC the best music in America. Originally published: Chicago : T.S. Denison & Co., c1916. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cox, Lytton
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • His rag-time walk won the prize a coon cake walk episode /

    His rag-time walk won the prize a coon cake walk episode /

    Ragtime song for voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisements for other music: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: Afro-American couple doing cake walk / Starmer. Originally published: New York : Hugo V. Schlam, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bivins, Nathan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • A few more years

    A few more years

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Pages 1-2 are unnumbered. Advertisement for other songs: p. [4] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American men singing with cabin in background. Originally published: Boston : O. Ditson and Co., c1885. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Holland, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Let me take yer home again pathetic plantation ballad /

    Let me take yer home again pathetic plantation ballad /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Additional verse: p. [5] Advertisements for other songs: p. 6. "Lowe & Brydone, lith., London, W." Originally published: London : Frank Dean & Co., 1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Dacre, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • De Bully's weddin' night song and chorus /

    De Bully's weddin' night song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Supplement Philadelphia Press, Sunday Nov. 29th 1896"--Cover. Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-Americans dancing. Originally published: New York : Carleton, Cavanagh & Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cavanagh, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Mandy Lou

    Mandy Lou

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisement for "Scented roses": p. [2] Cover illustration: photograph of unidentified woman harpist / White, N.Y.; drawing of Afro-American couple and magnolias / Starmer. Advertisement for "Pitter patter rag": cops. 2-3, p. [6] Cover photograph: cop. 3, Carrie Starr of Neff & Starr. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : Daly Music Publisher, c1911. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Allen, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Susan Brown's wedding jubilee song & chorus /

    Susan Brown's wedding jubilee song & chorus /

    Caption title. At head of title: The Greatest Hit of the Season. Additional verses: p. 5. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-Americans at a wedding. Library's copy has stamp on cover: R.N. Cutler, teacher of banjo, Dorchester, Mass. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1884. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • You can search me

    You can search me

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Composer's name appears as Elliot in caption. Sung by: Jake Welby of Gorton's Minstrels. Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man, chicken, and silver dollar / K. Rising; photograph of Jake Welby. Originally published: New York : Hamilton S. Gordon, c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Elliott
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ole folks in the lane

    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
  • My honey Lou a darkey love song /

    My honey Lou a darkey love song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Dedicated to: Miss Lucy B. McLaughlin. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: drawing of two Blacks kissing / J. Frew. Library's copy inscribed: W.A. Weir [?] Originally published: New York : F.B. Haviland Pub. Co., c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Chattaway, Thurland
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Give me back my husband, you've had him long e'nuff jazz song /

    Give me back my husband, you've had him long e'nuff jazz song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Sophie Tucker. Advertisements for other songs: p. [4] Cover illustration: drawing of Black woman grabbing husband's coattails; photograph of Sophie Tucker. Originally published: Columbus, Ohio : Buckeye Music Pub. Co., c1918. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Davilla, Joseph John
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Just because she made dem goo-goo eyes

    Just because she made dem goo-goo eyes

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Sung by the author from 'Blitzen to Ninn'." Sung by: Belle Davis. Variant advertisements. Cover illustration: photograph of Belle Davis; drawing of musical theater scene with minstrels / Bert Cobb. Also published as march and two-step. First line of chorus: Just because she made them goo-goo eyes. Sung by: cop. 2, Mamie Remington; cops. 3 and 10, Miss ...

    • Contributor: Cannon, Hughie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Slave song

    Slave song

    For low voice and piano, in D minor (no. 1) Words written by E. Nesbit. Caption title. Dedicated to: E.J. Hainsworth. Sung by: Alice Gomez. Advertisements for "The portrait series of vocal albums by popular composers," and other music: p. [2], [6] Also published for: medium low voice and piano in E minor, medium high voice and piano in F minor, and high voice ...

    • Contributor: Del Riego, Teresa
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • When it's moonlight on the levee, Caroline song & chorus /

    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
  • I'se a-waitin', ma gal, for you

    I'se a-waitin', ma gal, for you

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of sunflower with inset showing Afro-American man; photograph of H.W. Kirby[?] Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: H.A. Tunehorst, Jerseyville Ill., Music and jewelry house. Originally published: New York : S. Brainard's Sons Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Kirby, Henry Wolcott
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Oh, dem golden slippers!

    Oh, dem golden slippers!

    For solo voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-American couple shaking hands before cabin. Engraving of Afro-American man remembering his youth / Blood, del.: p. [2] Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1879. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Kentucky Rose

    Kentucky Rose

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Library's copy inscribed: Mr. Lorenberg. Originally published: Cincinnati : John Church & Co., c[between 1875 and 1882] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bray, Walter
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Come take a sail a new Ethiopian melody /

    Come take a sail a new Ethiopian melody /

    For mixed chorus (SATB) and piano. Cover title. Originally published: Philadelphia : J.E. Gould, c1853. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Avery, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Dem silver slippers

    Dem silver slippers

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1879. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Mister Johnson turn me loose

    Mister Johnson turn me loose

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by May Irwin in the musical comedy "Courted into court." Advertisements for "Since Sarah Jackson's name is changed to Brown" and other music: p. [2-8] Cover illustration: photograph of May Irwin. Advertisement on p. [3]: cop. 2, "Lucinda's serenade." Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Harney, Benjamin Robertson
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Shine on remembrances of the South /

    Shine on remembrances of the South /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Dedicated to: H. Brock Esq. Additional publishers listed on cover in following order: W.A. Pond & Co., M. Gray, Root & Sons Music Co., J.W. Smith Jr. & Bro., W.H. Boner & Co. Advertisement for Collins & Buxton music store: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Luke Schoolcraft and Southern scenes / E. Burrill, Del. "Tompson & Ramsay ...

    • Contributor: Schoolcraft, Luke
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • My lady Chlo' (Negro love-song) /

    My lady Chlo' (Negro love-song) /

    For solo voices (SSAA) and piano. Caption title. "[May also be sung by] male & mixed chorus" "Op. 5, no. 2" Advertisement for another song: p. [2] Also published as soprano or alto solo. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : Boston Music Co., c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Clough Leighter, H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Gimme de leavins

    Gimme de leavins

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: Chicago, Ill. : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cole, Bob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Miss Caroline Southern serenade song /

    Miss Caroline Southern serenade song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Popularized by Billy Coty." Advertisement for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man playing banjo for Afro-American woman, a cabin in moonlight, and cotton balls / Starmer; photograph of Billy Coty. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : O.E. Story, Music Publisher, c1914. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Allen, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Sing again that sweet refrain, or, Far from the old folks at home

    Sing again that sweet refrain, or, Far from the old folks at ...

    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
  • I want dem presents back song and chorus /

    I want dem presents back song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for "Hush your business, oh, go on!" and other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: caricature of Afro-Americans / JEC. Advertisement for "My gal is a high born lady" and other songs: cop. 3, p. [6] Cover illustration: cop. 3, decorative design with "Anna Held's animated music sheet"; photograph of Anna Held [?] Also available online. Originally published: ...

    • Contributor: West, Paul
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Do not go away my lady love

    Do not go away my lady love

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: White's Serenaders. Additional verses: p. 5. Song also appears as no. 3 of series. Cover illustration: lithographed design with portraits of White's Serenaders, Charles White, and Master Marks. "Lith. of Sarony & Major, 117, Fulton St., N. York"--Cover. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1850. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: White, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Aunt Harriet Becha Stowe

    Aunt Harriet Becha Stowe

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Respectfully dedicated to the estimable wife of Ex-President Tyler..." Additional verses on p. 5. Originally published: Baltimore : Henry McCaffrey, c1853. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hewitt, John Hill
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I don't allow no coon to hurt my feelin's

    I don't allow no coon to hurt my feelin's

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. 4-[6] Library's copy imperfect: lacks p. 1-2. Originally published: [New York, N.Y.?] : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Jones, Irving
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The old man aint what he used to be song and chorus : companion song to "The old home aint what it used to be" /

    The old man aint what he used to be song and chorus : compani...

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: lithograph of old Afro-American man with banjo / J.E. Baker. Library's copy has stamp on cover: Frank T. Lord. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1874. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: White, C. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • He's up against the real thing now

    He's up against the real thing now

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Williams and Walker's latest comic coon craze. Advertisement for "Grace O'Moore" and other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: photographs of Williams and Walker; decorative border design / GE. Library's copy 2 has [2], 3-5, [3] pages. Advertisement for "Just for the sake of our daughter" and other songs: cop. 2, p. [8] Originally published: ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Bert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The phrenologist coon

    The phrenologist coon

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: New song hits introduced by Williams & Walker's own big co. Sung by: Bert Williams. Advertisement for another song: p. [8] Cover illustration: drawing of comic faces. Advertisement for another song: cop. 2, p. [2] Originally published: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Accooe, Will
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Uncle Tom's cabin song and chorus /

    Uncle Tom's cabin song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: Milt Barlow, Charlie Howard, George Thacher, Frank Cushman, and Marsh Adams in "Uncle Tom's cabin" Dedicated to: George Battier. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2-6] Library's copy has stamp on cover: The great Boston song!, "One word from the loved ones at home," by White.. Originally published: East Liverpool, Ohio : W.L. Thompson & ...

    • Contributor: Rutledge, John T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • On emancipation day

    On emancipation day

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: New York : Harry von Tilzer Music Pub. Co., c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cook, Will Marion
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The American serenade

    The American serenade

    For voice, piano, and chorus (TTBB) Caption title. From musical play: Her regiment. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Francis, Day & Hunter, c1917. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Herbert, Victor
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Old folks at home Ethiopian melody as sung by the Christy's Minstrels /

    Old folks at home Ethiopian melody as sung by the Christy's M...

    For voice and guitar. Cover title. Composed by Stephen Foster who sold to E.P. Christy. Cf. History of popular music in America / S. Spaeth, p. 103. Additional verses: p. 5. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Also published for voice and piano. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1852. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Foster, Stephen Collins
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Sarah Jane Matilda

    Sarah Jane Matilda

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Dedicated to: Edward W. Emerson. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American woman. Library's copy inscribed: S.L. Breed and has stamp on cover: Stephen L. Breed, 15 Newhall St., Lynn, Mass. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson Co., c1891. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lakeman, J. Ed.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Fi hi hi the black shakers song & polka /

    Fi hi hi the black shakers song & polka /

    For voice, piano, and men's chorus. Cover title. Additional verse: p. 4. "Fi hi hi polka"--p. 5. Library's copy 2 has advertisement for other songs: p. 6. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1851. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Horn, Even
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Dixie's land

    Dixie's land

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for "Bridal bouquet waltzes": p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Confederate soldier and contemporary sailor under American flag. Originally published: Chicago : McKinley Music Co., [1919?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Emmett, Dan. D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Oh, dem golden slippers!

    Oh, dem golden slippers!

    For solo voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: Lotta and Ed Marble in "Muzette" and "Zip" Advertisements for other songs: cover, p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-American couple shaking hands before cabin. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Claremont, N.H., Claremont Stationery Co., Books, Stationery &c. Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1879. Also available ...

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Early in de morning song and chorus as sung in the popular play of "Uncle Tom's cabin" now performing with immense success at the Boston Museum /

    Early in de morning song and chorus as sung in the popular pl...

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Additional verse: p. 5. Originally published: Boston : G.P. Reed & Co., c1852. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Comer, T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Don't forget dar's a weddin' to-night end song and chorus /

    Don't forget dar's a weddin' to-night end song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Sung by all the Leading Minstrels"--Cover. "To Walter E. Stone"--Cover. Advertisement for piano dance music: p. [6] Orchestral accompaniment available. Library's copy 2 cover printed in black and tan ink. Library's copy 2 inscribed: Barton Marr, J.S. Kilby, Oct. 18. 1889. Originally published: Boston : O. Ditson, c1889. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Ballou, Harry J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I ain't seen no messenger boy

    I ain't seen no messenger boy

    Ragtime song for voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: The reigning "coon" song hit of the season!! Over 50,000 copies sold!! Advertisement for "Sis Hopkins dance" and other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American woman and messenger boy / FE; photograph of unidentified woman and messenger boy. Originally published: New York : Hugo V. Schlam, c1899. Also available in ...

    • Contributor: Bivins, Nathan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Oh darkie dont you linger comic song /

    Oh darkie dont you linger comic song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: G.S. Buckley. Originally published: Troy, N.Y. : E.P. Jones, c1857. Also available in print.

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

    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
  • When the parson makes Miss Mandy Johnson mine

    When the parson makes Miss Mandy Johnson mine

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Musical supplement of the New York Journal and Advertiser August 7, 1898"--Cover. Advertisement for another song: p. [4] Cover illustration: photograph of Williams and Walker; floral border design. Originally published: New York : Myll Brothers, c1898. Also available in print.

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

    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
  • Liza Skinner de cake-walk winner /

    Liza Skinner de cake-walk winner /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. 4-[7] Cover illustration: Afro-American woman dancing. Originally published: Detroit, Mich. : Zickel Bros., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Moray, N. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Good bye Nancy Jane song & chorus /

    Good bye Nancy Jane song & chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Advertisements for other songs: cover and p. [6] Cover illustration: engraving of 2 Afro-American boys playing and singing music. Engraving of woman daydreaming in attic / Blood, Del.: p. [6] Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1883. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Blake, Charles D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The  Days when I was young

    The Days when I was young

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: Gray, M. - Evans, George T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1872

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  • Remus takes the cake coon song /

    Remus takes the cake coon song /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Josephine Sabel. Advertisement for another song: p. [2] Cover photograph: Josephine Sabel. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Hitchcock's, 11 Park Row, N.Y. Originally published: New York : Willis Woodward & Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Ellis, Jacob Henry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I don't want no Jonah hangin' round coon song /

    I don't want no Jonah hangin' round coon song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man sitting on beach looking at a whale. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cannon, Hughie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • My baby I'll go too

    My baby I'll go too

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: photograph of May Irwin; border design / Cathie. Originally published: Boston : White-Smith Music Pub. Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Irwin, May
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Oh, dem golden slippers!

    Oh, dem golden slippers!

    For solo voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: Lotta and Ed Marble in "Muzette" and "Zip" Advertisements for other songs: cover, p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-American couple shaking hands before cabin. Engraving of 5 scenes with cow: p. [6] Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1879. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Griffiths' edition of Young folks from home companion to "Old folks at home" /

    Griffiths' edition of Young folks from home companion to "Old...

    For voice, 4-part chorus, and piano. Cover title. Library's copy has stamp on cover: H. Craven Griffiths. Originally published: New York : S.C. Jollie, c1852. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Griffiths, H. Craven
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Somebody's been around here since I've been gone

    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 ham fat man a comic song /

    The ham fat man a comic song /

    For voice, chorus (Air,ATB), and piano. Cover title. Library's copy accompanied by 1949 correspondence between Duncan Emrich and Henry W. Laner regarding this song. Originally published: Cincinnati : John Church Jr., c1863. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Jones, A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • March "Black America"

    March "Black America"

    March for voice and piano. Caption title. Dedicated to: Nate Salsbury. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Also published for: band and orchestra. Library's copy inscribed: Helen S. Ford. Originally published: Detroit, Mich. : Whitney-Marvin Music Co., c1895. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Zickel, Harry H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The Brinkley coon

    The Brinkley coon

    For voice and piano. Caption title. [Sung by]: Cohan and Harris Minstrels; George Evans and 100 Honey Boys. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: photograph of Cohan and Harris; floral border design / E.H. Pfeiffer. Originally published: New York : Cohan & Harris Pub. Co., c1909. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cohan, George M.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I wish I was in heaven sittin' down

    I wish I was in heaven sittin' down

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: The Four Harmonists (Pierson, Harold, Steinmann, Wood) Advertisement for "To the end of the world with you": p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of the Four Harmonists (Pierson, Harold, Steinmann, Wood); drawing of Afro-American sitting on a cloud / E.H.P. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1908. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Brown, Fleta Jan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ole March win'

    Ole March win'

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [8] Originally published: Chicago : Clayton F. Summy Co., c1910. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hazzard, Katherine Stockwell
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Love among the roses

    Love among the roses

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "New and original song and dance"--Cover. Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-Americans in a landscape setting / J.E. Baker. "J. Mayer & Co. Lith. 4 State St."--Cover. Library's copy has raised retailer's stamp on cover: C.L. Putnam, Bookstore & Newsroom, 70 Main St., Middletown, Conn. Originally published: [Boston] : G.D. Russell & Co., c1869. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Catlin, Edward N.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Can't bring him back

    Can't bring him back

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: floral decorative border design. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Kollins, King
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Coon Hollow capers march and two step /

    Coon Hollow capers march and two step /

    March and two-step for voice and piano. Caption title. Cover illustration: Afro-Americans dancing, playing banjo, playing dice, and eating watermelon. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Henry Wh ... [sh]eet music & music bo[ooks], Washington .. Originally published: New York : Connor & Gillis, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Gillis, Frank R.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998