• On the levee by the riverside plantation song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Dedicated to: Billy Carter. Pages 2-5 are also numbered 38-41 and 139-142. Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-Americans dancing and playing music. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Warren, Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Skidmore Guard

    For voice and piano. Caption title. 1874 ed. gives William Carter as composer. Performed by: Harrigan & Hart. "To the Skidmore Guard"--Cover. Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-American soldiers marching, with the leader pointing the tip of his baton downward. Also published for: guitar or banjo; S.G. Marche Comique; quickstep; lancers; waltz; quadrille; galop; violin and piano; violin and ...

    • Contributor: Carter, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Good evenin' a real native southern Negro melody /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Music supplement of the N.Y. American and Journal, Sunday, March 22, 1903-pages 5-8" Cover illustration: drawing of woman walking / N.B. Eddy. 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
  • Little Sam a new and popular Negro song and chorus /

    For voice, 4-part chorus, and piano. Cover title. "As sung by all the best minstrel troupes"--Cover. Advertisement for other music: p. [2] Cover illustration: lithograph of Black boy marching. Cover printed by Ehrgott & Krebs, lith., Cincinnati. Also published without cover illustration. Originally published: New York : John L. Peters, c1867. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hays, Will S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I'm just crazy 'bout you novelty song /

    For voice and piano. "Sung with great success by Aida Overton Walker." "The hit of Bandana Land." Title page illustration: foliage. Photo. of Aida Overton Walker. Advertisement for another song on p. [6]: Cupids garden / by Max C. Eugene. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms Co., c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Brachman, James
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Everything is ragtime now

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: [New York] : Hylands, Spencer & Yeager, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Keiser, Robert A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Does anyone know anything at all?

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of anguished-looking Black man. Originally published: New York : Great Eastern Music Publishers, c1908. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Furth, Seymour
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • Eliza's flight a scene from Uncle Tom's cabin /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Cover illustration: lithograph of scene from Uncle Tom's cabin showing Eliza crossing the river on ice floes. "Bufford's Lith. Boston"--Cover. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson, c1852. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Loder, E. J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Shew! Fly, don't bother me comic song and dance, or walk around /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Melody by Frank Campbell"--Cover. Sung by: Cool Burgess and Rollin Howard. Dedicated to: J.C. Trowbridge Esq. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: design with bee. Library's copy inscribed: Marie R. Rullenorth [?] Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Perry, c1869. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Campbell, Frank
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I've said my last farewell toot, toot, good bye /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Kelly & Violette, Sylvester Jones Pringle & Morrell, Emile Subers, and others. Advertisements for another song: p. [6], [8] Cover illustration: drawing of Black man seated on flatcar waving goodbye to wife / Jenkins. Originally published: New York : Helf & Hager Co., c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Fisher, Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Oh, dem golden slippers! song and chorus /

    For solo voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. "As sung by 'Lotta' in 'Musette' and 'Zip'"--Cover. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2-6] Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-American couple shaking hands in front of cabin. Engraving of Afro-American woman knitting on doorstep: p. [2] Engraving of Afro-American couple dancing by watermelon patch: p. [6] Also published for: voice and guitar, banjo and guitar, brass ...

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Camptown races a favorite Ethiopian song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Cover engraved by Gillingham. Originally published: Baltimore : F.D. Benteen, 1850. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Foster, Stephen Collins
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • Lindy does you love me? song and refrain /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Written for and sung with great success by The Country Sport Co." Advertisements for other songs: p. 3-[6] Cover illustration: photograph of Peter F. Dailey. Originally published: New York :Brooks & Denton, c1894. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Silberberg, J. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • When my dark Diana dreams of me

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Cover illustration: drawing of house by pond. Additional chorus arranged for male or mixed voices (TTBarB), by Ribé Danmark: p. 5. Advertisement for "Gee, I like the music with my meals" and other music: cop. 2, p. [6] Plate number on cop. 2: 6315. Originally published: New York : J.H. Remick & Co., c1911. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Morét, Neil
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Rainbow in de sky Negro comic song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisement for: "Nellie and May, sisters were they": p. [6] Originally published: New York : T. B. Harms & Co., c1893. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Dacre, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Nigger, nigger never die

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Geo. H. Primrose. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: floral border design; engraved portraits of Geo. H. Primrose. Library's copy has pages stamped with numbes 193-198. Originally published: New York : Carleton, Cavanagh & Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Sylvester, Nellie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Carry me back to Old Virginny song and chorus /

    For voice, banjo, and chorus (SATB) in key of A major. Caption title. "To my Pupils"--Cover. Library's copy inscribed: Deura Pierce, 1880. Originally published: Boston : J.F. Perry & Co., c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Liza does you love your coon? coon song and refrain /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Introduced by: Williams & Adams. Advertisements for other music: p. [2], [6-8] Cover illustration: photograph of Williams and Adams. Originally published: New York : Gagel Brothers, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Davies, W. C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Root, hog, or die Ethiopian song sung by J.H. Budworth at Geo Christy & Wood's Minstrels /

    For voice and piano in key of D. Cover title. Arranger's name appears as George W.H. Griffin in caption. "Root, Hog or Die, generally attributed to Richard J. McGowan"--A history of popular music in America / Sigmund Spaeth, p. 131. Cover illustration: cloud and calligraphic flourish design / Dunbar. Originally published: New York : E.A. Daggett, c1856. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: McGowan, Richard J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • My gal

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Dedicated to: John Stetson Jr. Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: portrait of Walter Bray. Originally published: Cincinnati : John Church & Co., c1872. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bray, Walter
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • At a Georgia campmeeting a song in black /

    March for voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Kerry Mills two step marches. Advertisements for other music: p. [2, 6] The number 5 in a circle appears in lower right corner of cover. Also published as a two-step march for piano. First line of text: A camp-meeting took place. First line of chorus: When that band of darkies began to play. ...

    • Contributor: Mills Kerry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The darkey's home sweet home

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Pages 1-3 are unnumbered. Introduced by: Kitty D. Miley of Scanlon & Miley. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of a cabin / J.S. Quiak Cut Co., Phila; photograph of Kitty D. Miley. Originally published: Phila. [i.e., Philadelphia] : Jos. Morris, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Baer, Charles E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Show the white of yo' eye

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for "Star dance folio" nos. 1-2: p. [2] Advertisement for "Popular folios," printed in green ink: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of Henry I. Cooper; drawing of Black woman and palm trees / Starmer. Library's copy 1 inscribed: Mathilda A. Powell. Oct./ 1903. Advertisement for "Star dance folio" nos. 2-3: cop. 3, p. [2] Advertisement for "Navajo": ...

    • Contributor: Crawford, Stanley
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998