• Don't you never take no ten cent drink on me

    Don't you never take no ten cent drink on me

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Tascot "the White Coon" Dedicated to: James J. Lynch. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: photograph of Tascot; drawing of two Afro-American men. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Dresser, c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cannon, Hughie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Mammy's precious pickaninny song /

    Mammy's precious pickaninny song /

    For low voice and piano in G (No. 1) Cover title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6-7] Also published for high voice and piano in A♭ (No. 2) Library's copy has price of 50 cents stamped on cover over printed price of 40 cents. Originally published: New York : Chappell-Harms, c1926. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Goodman, Lillian Rosedale
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Who dat say chicken in dis crowd the great success of "Clorindy", or, The origin of the cake-walk /

    Who dat say chicken in dis crowd the great success of "Clorin...

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: The big feature of E.E. Rice's "Summer Night's" "Witmark popular publications." Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: Afro-American children confronting giant chicken / AAC. Library's copy 1 has stamp on cover: Wm. H. Soner & Co., 1314 Chestnut St., Phila. Library's copy 1 inscribed: M. C. Rankin. Originally published: New York ...

    • Contributor: Marion, Will
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Crappy Dan de spo'tin' man /

    Crappy Dan de spo'tin' man /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: May Irwin. Advertisement for other songs: p. 6. Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man / E.S. Fisher; photograph of May Irwin. Originally published: Boston : White-Smith Music Publishing Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Trevathan, Charles E.
    • 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. 2 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
  • Oh, I'll meet you dar song and chorus /

    Oh, I'll meet you dar song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Additional verses: p. 5. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: engraved portrait of Sam Lucas / Barritt. Library's copy has stamp on cover: R.N. Cutler, teacher of banjo, Dorchester, Mass. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Since I saw de cotton grow : song and chorus /

    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
  • Old Aunt Jemima

    Old Aunt Jemima

    For voice and banjo. Caption title. "To my pupils"--Cover. Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1876. Also available in print.

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

    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
  • I'm Grant and I've travelled 'round the world song & chorus /

    I'm Grant and I've travelled 'round the world song & chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Library's copy lacks p. [1-2] Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • That certain party

    That certain party

    For voice and piano. Caption title. At head of title on cover: A new idea in coonology. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 7-8] Cover illustration: cartoon drawing of Afro-American woman, white policeman, and others; photograph of a minstrel performer, in blackface. Library's copy inscribed: E.E. Long. Originally published: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cole, Bob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Honey does you love yer man? a coon love song /

    Honey does you love yer man? a coon love song /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Witmark popular publications"--Cover. Sung by: Flora Irwin in "Gentleman Joe" Dedicated to: Wm. H. Maxwell. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of Flora Irwin; drawings of Afro-Americans. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: From Cressey, Jones & Allen, pianos & music, Baxter Building, Portland, Me. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, ...

    • Contributor: Bratton, John W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Used-up Joe song and chorus /

    Used-up Joe song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "As sung at Kelly & Leon's opera house, 23rd St., New York" Additional verses: p. 5. Advertisement for music books: p. 6. Cover illustration: engraving with head of Afro-American man. Originally published: Cleveland : S. Brainard's Sons, c1876. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Work, Henry C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Sleepy-haid song /

    Sleepy-haid song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Price: 60 cents. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6-8] Cover illustration: landscape scene with floral border. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Crosse, Margaret
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Little Eva's vision

    Little Eva's vision

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Arranger's name appears as Henri Vasouver on cover. Also published for: voice and guitar. Originally published: Louisville : Tripp & Cragg, c1852. Also available in print.

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Black-eyed Susan

    Black-eyed Susan

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Nora Bayes song success. Featured by: Nora Bayes. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of Nora Bayes. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms and Francis, Day & Hunter, c1916. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Gensler, Lewis E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Creole lover's song for tenor or soprano /

    Creole lover's song for tenor or soprano /

    For tenor or soprano and piano. Caption title. Dedicated to: Henry S. Brown. Advertisement for other songs: p. [8] Cover illustration: border design / Edward B. Edwards des. Also published for baritone or alto. Originally published: New York : G. Schirmer, c1905. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Buck, Dudley
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The colored waiters eccentric song and dance /

    The colored waiters eccentric song and dance /

    March for voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Messrs. Fox and Ward. Dedicated to: All the song & dance artists of America. Additional verse: p. 5. Cover illustration: lithograph of two Afro-American waiters. "Monsch & Co. lith. Cin. O." Originally published: Cincinnati : F.W. Helmick, c1878. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Tuthill, Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Mammy's little alligator bait

    Mammy's little alligator bait

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Maude Rockwell. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 7-8] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American woman, child, and alligator; photograph of Maude Rockwell. Library's copy has stamp on cover: Memphis, Tenn., E. Witzmann & Co., 221 & 223 Second St. Originally published: Milwaulkee, Wis. : Chas. K. Harris, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Perrin, Sidney
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Old Joe's dream

    Old Joe's dream

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man seated and three other scenes / Roz. Originally published: New York : W.A. Evans & Bro., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Alixa, C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Don't you remember me massa, or, The slaves return

    Don't you remember me massa, or, The slaves return

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Frank J. Hall. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: decorative border design: photograph of Frank J. Hall. "Robert Teller, Sons & Dorner, N.Y. [printers]"--Cover. Originally published: New York : Royal Music Company, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Waterson, M.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I'se a-picking my company now

    I'se a-picking my company now

    Ragtime song for voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other music: p. [2, 7-8] Cover illustration: Afro-American man in rags pleading with Afro-American woman in doorway / Starmer. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bivins, Nathan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • De cleanin' man a Blackville satire /

    De cleanin' man a Blackville satire /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Al Jolson, George Armstrong, Bobby Carroll, and others. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawings of Black janitor and Black gambler. Originally published: Minneapolis : C.C. Pillsbury Company, c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Harris, B. C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The billet doux sequel to The black cavalier : Ethiopian song /

    The billet doux sequel to The black cavalier : Ethiopian song /

    For 4 voices and piano. Cover title. "As sung by Wood's Minstrels, Wood's Minstrel Hall, 444 Broadway, N.Y." Dedicated to: Henry Wood Esq. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Perry & Warren, music dealers, 235 Central Avenue. Originally published: Cincinnati : Colburn & Field, c1853. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Griffiths, H. Craven
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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. 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
  • My Honolulu lady

    My Honolulu lady

    Schottische for voice and piano. Caption title. "The Latest 'Coon Conquest'"--Cover. Sung by Carroll Johnson at performances of H.W. West's Minstrel Jubilee. Variant advertisements. Performers vary. Hawaiian pas-ma-la: p. 5. Cover illustration: photographs of Carroll Johnson with and without blackface / [photographed by] Marceau. Also published for: instrumental Schottische, band, orchestra, mandolin & guitar, mandolin & piano, 2 mandolins & piano, violin & piano. ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Lee
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The belle of Darktown plantation song /

    The belle of Darktown plantation song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "To Mr. Jack Davies, Montreal, Can."--P. 3. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2], [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Black woman, admired by three Black men / E.S. Fisher. Originally published: Boston : White-Smith Music Publishing Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Foster, William A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Old Uncle Dan

    Old Uncle Dan

    For solo voice, chorus (SATB) and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Milt. G. Barlow. "Dedicated to Washington McLean, Esq., Cin, O."--Cover. Advertisements for other music: p. [2-3], [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of elderly Black man, with fieldworkers in background. Originally published: Cincinnati, O. : F.W. Helmick, c1877. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Dumars, Horace
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The Coontown billionaire

    The Coontown billionaire

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for song folios: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: photograph of Emma Carus; drawing of affluent Afro-American man with cigar / Starmer. Originally published: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., c1903. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Berg, Leon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I don't care if yo' nebber comes back song and chorus /

    I don't care if yo' nebber comes back song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Williams and Walker, and also Josephine Sabel, Ed Espy. Dedicated to: Russell Hunting. Advertisement for "Mother was a lady" and other songs: p. [8] Cover illustration: floral border design; photograph of two Afro-American performers, a man and a woman. Originally published: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Rosenfeld, Monroe H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Captain Grant of the Black Marines song /

    Captain Grant of the Black Marines song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Page 4 is unnumbered. Lyrics to Captain Jinks of the Horse Marines appear on p. 3-5. Lyrics to Captain Grant of the Black Marines appear on p. 2. Library's copy has numbers 208-213 pencilled at tops of pages. Originally published: New Orleans : A.E. Blackmar, c1868. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Maclagan, T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Dusty rag

    Dusty rag

    For voice and piano. At head of title: Song. Featured by: J. Russell Powell. Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American and banjo; photograph of J. Russell Powell. Also available in print. Originally published: Indianapolis : cJ.H. Aufderheide & Co., c1912.

    • Contributor: Aufderheide, May
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The wedding of the Chinee and the coon

    The wedding of the Chinee and the coon

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for "Keep your eye on your friend Mister Johnson" and other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: cartoon drawing of Afro-American man and Chinese woman getting married. Also available in print. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Co., c1907. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cole, Bob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1907
  • Way over yonder song & chorus /

    Way over yonder song & chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Dedicated to: Thos. H. Mack. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: engraved portrait of Dan Lewis. Library's copy has stamp on cover: R.N. Cutler, teacher of piano, Dorchester, Mass. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Dan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • South Fifth Avenue

    South Fifth Avenue

    Waltz for voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: As sung in Edward Harrigan's comic play, "Mulligan's silver wedding" Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Originally published: New York : Wm. A. Pond & Co., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Braham, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Shaky eyes

    Shaky eyes

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for music books: p. [8] Originally published: M. Witmark & Sons, c1909. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Armstrong, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Lindy does you love me? song and refrain /

    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
  • Dar's a new coon weddin'

    Dar's a new coon weddin'

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Page 4 is unnumbered. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-Americans dancing at wedding. Also published as a Schottische. Library's copy has stamp on cover: For the press. Originally published: Boston : White-Smith Music Pub. Co., c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Mackenzie, A. S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • Honey! You'se ma lady love

    Honey! You'se ma lady love

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: A coonlet courtship. Sung by: Maxwell & Simpson. Advertisement for other songs: p. [2], 4-[8] Advertisement for "Lucinda's serenade": p. [3] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American children sitting on fence; photograph of Maxwell & Simpson. Advertisement for "Darktown in out to-night": p. [3] Library's copy 1 inscribed: May E. Bennett. Originally published: New York ...

    • Contributor: Mann, Nat D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ma pale-brown Lady Sue song with pianoforte accompaniment /

    Ma pale-brown Lady Sue song with pianoforte accompaniment /

    For low voice (alto or bass) and piano. Cover title. Advertisement for songs from the publisher's catalogue: p. [8] Also published for: high voice (soprano or tenor) and piano. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Chas. W. Homeyer & Co., Music, 332 Boylston St., Boston. Originally published: Boston : Arthur P. Schmidt, c1910. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bartlett, J. C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Everybody loves a jass band

    Everybody loves a jass band

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [4] Cover illustration: drawing of Black man dancing, with marching band in background / [rose symbol, i.e. R.S.] Cf. Introducing the song sheet / Helen Westin. Also published for band, orchestra, and male quartette. Originally published: New York : Leo Feist, Inc., c1917. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Flatow, Leon
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The hole in the garden wall

    The hole in the garden wall

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man and woman embracing through a hole in a wall. Library's copy has raised stamp on cover: E.N. Merriam, Tuner & Music Dealer, & manufacturer of patent harmonic copulas for melodeons &c., Rutland, Vt. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson & Co., [18--] Also available in print. System requirements: Internet access; ...

    • Contributor: Browne, T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Pliney come out in the moonlight

    Pliney come out in the moonlight

    For voice and piano. Caption title. From musical production: The "Red Moon" Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Indian maid and warrior / Starmer; photographs of Bob Cole and J. Rosamond Johnson. Originally published: New York : J.H. Remick & Co., c1910. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Europe, James Reese
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Away goes Cuffee, or, Hooray for '63

    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
  • At a Georgia campmeeting a characteristic march which can be used effectively as a two-step, polka or cake walk /

    At a Georgia campmeeting a characteristic march which can be ...

    March for voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisements for other music: p. [2, 6-7] Advertisement for "Dar's rag time in the moon" and 8 other pieces: p. [8] "Song 5."--Cover, lower left corner. Cover illustration: Afro-Americans at a camp meeting. Library's copy 2 imperfect: p. [7-8] wanting. Library's copy 2 has stamp on p. 3: Hardings Jigs & Reels .. Library's copy 2 has ...

    • Contributor: Mills, Kerry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Hand me down dem golden shoes

    Hand me down dem golden shoes

    For voice, chorus (SATB), and piano. Caption title. Pages 1-2 are unnumbered. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : W.A. Evans & Bro., c1883. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Sawyer, Jacob J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • A Negro lullaby song, medium voice in A♭ /

    A Negro lullaby song, medium voice in A♭ /

    For medium voice and piano in A♭ Cover title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Library's copy is composer's dedication copy: Miss Florence Bigelow, from Author, with compliments. Originally published: Boston : O. Ditson Co., c1892. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: McCartney, Frederick O.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • What's de matter, Uncle Sam?

    What's de matter, Uncle Sam?

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Dedicated to: Olin B. Paine. Originally published: Boston : G.D. Russell & Co., c1867. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lee, Alfred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Mammy's lit'l choc'late cullud chile song /

    Mammy's lit'l choc'late cullud chile song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 7-8] Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1919. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Blake, Eubie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Jine de ban' song and dance /

    Jine de ban' song and dance /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Plantation melody"--Cover. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Originally published: New York : Phelps Music Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Marshall, Bertha C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Little Sam a new and popular Negro song and chorus /

    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. Dedicated "To my friend"--Cover. Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Black boy marching. Cover printed by Ehrgott, Forbrier & Co., lith., Cincinnati. Originally published: New York ; J.L. Peters, c1867. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hays, Will S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I'm going home to Clo song and chorus /

    I'm going home to Clo song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus. Caption title. Dedicated to: Dan Selby, Buffalo, N.Y. Advertisement for piano instruction book: p. 6. Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American walking on road with stone labelled "S.C. state line" "Thos. Hunter, lith. Phila."--Cover. Advertisement for song folios: cop. 3, p. [6] Library's copy 3 lacks lithographer statement. Library's copy 3 inscribed: Emma Louise Miller, July 19, 1892. Library's copy ...

    • Contributor: Huntley, William A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Chicken reel song /

    Chicken reel song /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : Jos. M. Daly, c1911. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Daly, Joseph M.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ole' Nicker Demus de ruler ob de Jews /

    Ole' Nicker Demus de ruler ob de Jews /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Originally published: [New York?] : J.M. Russell, c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • All I wants is my black baby back coon song & chorus /

    All I wants is my black baby back coon song & chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Joint composer's name appears as Tom Daly in caption. Advertisement for "There'll never be a girl like you": p. [2] Advertisement for "Thoughts of love" and other music: p. [6] Advertisement for 2 ragtime folios: p. [7] Advertisement for "I wonder what is that coon's game" and other songs: p. [8] Cover illustration: border design / W.A.S.; photograph ...

    • Contributor: Edwards, Gus
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Susan's Sunday out

    Susan's Sunday out

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Cover illustration: lithographed portrait of G. Swaine Buckley / F. Crow. "J.H. Bufford's lith."--Cover. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson & Co., [c185-?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Whymark, H. J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • That's what the niggers then will do answer to "Young Eph's lament" /

    That's what the niggers then will do answer to "Young Eph's l...

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Cover foliage design / Greene, Engr. Boston. Originally published: Boston : O. Ditson & Co., c1865. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Barton, George H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • The colored coquette

    The colored coquette

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Additional verse: p. 5. Cover illustration: floral decorative border / H.F. Greene. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson, c1853. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Pierpont, James S.
    • 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
  • The yellow dog blues "he's gone where the Southern cross' the yellow dog" /

    The yellow dog blues "he's gone where the Southern cross' the...

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Recorded by: the Joseph C. Smith Orchestra, featuring Harry Rederman. Advertisement for "Sweet child" and other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of yellow dogs singing; photographs of Joseph C. Smith and Harry Rederman [sic] Library's cop. 1 inscribed: dp. Originally published: New York : Pace & Handy Music Co., c1919. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Handy, W. C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Massa's in de cold ground as sung by Christy's Minstrels /

    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
  • Little dark brown Lou (quartette chorus ad lib.) /

    Little dark brown Lou (quartette chorus ad lib.) /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (TTBB) Cover title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [8] Originally published: New York : Brooks & Denton, c1895. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hill, F. Wilbur
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Dat's ma baby dat's ma honey Negro song /

    Dat's ma baby dat's ma honey Negro song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Library's cop. 2 has retailer's stamp on cover: Texas Music Supply House, Beaumont, Texas. Advertisement for "When I do the hoochy-coochy in the sky": cop. 2, p. [6] Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hart, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1896
  • Go 'long, go 'long

    Go 'long, go 'long

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Lyricist's name appears as E.M. Burre on cover. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1894. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lissenden, Jennie E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Clara Bella Brown Negro comic /

    Clara Bella Brown Negro comic /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Dedicated to: McIntyre and Heath. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1894. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Ransome, John W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Poor old slave

    Poor old slave

    For voice, men's chorus (TTBB), and piano. Caption title. Arranger's name appears as E.H.F. on cover of other editions. Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American man and Caucasian girl reading. "W.J. Morgan & Co. Lith. Cleveland, O."--Cover. Published as quartette and as solo. Originally published: Cleveland : S. Brainard's Sons, c1874. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Griffin, G. W. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Hush! My little coon

    Hush! My little coon

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Maud Huth's latest success. Advertisement for "I aint 'bliged to stan' no nigger foolin'" and other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of Maude Huth; floral border design / J.P. Daly. Library's copy 1 inscribed: G.W. Evans. 8/12/02. Originally published: Boston : G.W. Setchell, c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Wheeler, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Dixie with easy variations /

    Dixie with easy variations /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2], [6] Also published with variations without words. Originally published: New York : Geo. Molineux, c1908. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Emmett, Dan. D.
    • 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
  • Old folks at home Ethiopian melody as sung by Christy's Minstrels /

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

    For voice and piano. Composed by Stephen Foster who sold to E.P. Christy. Cf. History of popular music in America / S. Spaeth, p. 103. Cover title. Additional verses: p. 5. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1851. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Foster, Stephen Collins
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Johnny's equal is not here a song & chorus /

    Johnny's equal is not here a song & chorus /

    For voice, 4-part chorus (air, alto, tenor, bass) and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Wood's Minstrels. Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American banjo player. "Endicott & Co. Lith. N.Y." Library's copy has retailer's stamp: Wm. E. Page, Music Dealer, Sacramento, Cal. and blind stamp: Pioneer Music Store, Sacramento, on cover. Originally published: New York : William Hall & Son, c1858. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Fox, Charles H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Georgia land novelty song /

    Georgia land novelty song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Arthur Fields and Harry Carroll. Advertisement for "I'll love you sweetheart Sue": p. [2] Advertisement for "Sweet Eileen Asthore": p. [7] Advertisement for "The artistic series": p. [8] Cover illustration: photograph of Arthur Fields and Harry Carroll; photograph of Afro-Americans picking cotton. First line of chorus: To Georgia land. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark ...

    • Contributor: Carroll, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Dat yaller gal by my side (oh! Lucinda) /

    Dat yaller gal by my side (oh! Lucinda) /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Coon Song and Chorus. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: photographs of George Evans with and without blackface. Library's copy inscribed (by the composer?): G.W.[?] Evans. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Co., c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Evans, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • My charcoal charmer

    My charcoal charmer

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Pages 1-4 are unnumbered. Sung by: Miss Annie Darling. Dedicated to: Miss Alice Ma Gill. Advertisements for other music: p. [2, 6-8] Cover illustration: drawing of cabin by river / B.C.; photographs of Annie Darling, Will D. Cobb, and Gus Edwards. Also published for: mandolin (solo, with piano, with guitar); male or mixed quartette, banjo (solo, with piano); ...

    • Contributor: Edwards, Gus
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • When it's night time in Dixie Land

    When it's night time in Dixie Land

    March for voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for "Back to the Carolina you love": p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-Americans singing in front of cabin / Al. W. Barbelle; photograph of Jack-Boyle. Advertisement for "Araby": cop. 7, p. [6] Cover photograph: cop. 7, Temple Quartette. Originally published: New York : Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co., c1914. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Berlin, Irving
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Hush a by baby

    Hush a by baby

    For voice, chorus (SATB) and piano. Cover title. Cover illustration: floral design. "Wakelam N.Y." Verses 2-5 printed on p. 5. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1852. Also available in print.

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Uncle Tom's gwine to stay

    Uncle Tom's gwine to stay

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. At head of title: Uncle Tom's answer to Liza when she asks him to run away. "Written expressly for, and sung by Sam Lucas, in his great personation of Uncle Tom, in Uncle Tom's cabin." Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Uncle Tom. Library's copy inscribed: Ned Marston. June 8, 1882. Originally ...

    • Contributor: White, C. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Ruff Johnson's Harmony Band

    Ruff Johnson's Harmony Band

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for "When the grown up ladies act like babies": p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of Neil McKinley; border design with faces. As featured by: cop. 3, Stella Mayhew in "High jinks." Advertisement for "Cheer up": cop. 2, p. [6] Cover photograph: cop. 2, Belle Baker; cop. 3, Stella Mayhew. Library's copy 3 inscribed: May Delaney. Originally published: ...

    • Contributor: Brooks, Shelton
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Down in sunny Alabama (Angeline[)] : a coon love song /

    Down in sunny Alabama (Angeline[)] : a coon love song /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Lyricist's name appears as James Burrel on cover. "Musical supplement to the New York Sunday Press, Sunday, February 17th, 1901"--Cover. Cover illustration: drawing of woman with flowers / B. Gutmann. Originally published: New York : Richard A. Saalfield, c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Brymn, James Timothy
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Crooning to the baby a darkey lullaby /

    Crooning to the baby a darkey lullaby /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Millie Hylton. Advertisements for other songs: p. [7-8] Originally published: London : Francis, Day & Hunter, c1884. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Nugent, Claud
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • O carry me back to old Virginny

    O carry me back to old Virginny

    For voice and piano in key of E♭ Cover title. "De Floating Scow--also known as: Carry Me Back to Ole Virginny. w., m., Charles T. White. Philadelphia: Lee & Walker, cop. 1847"--Variety music cavalcade / Julius Mattfeld, p. 72. "1881-1885, Evans, W. A., & Bro., 50 Bromfield St. [Boston]--Early American sheet music / Dichter and Shapiro, p. 190. Cover illustration: engraving of woman with ...

    • Contributor: White, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Marie Cahill's Hottentot love song

    Marie Cahill's Hottentot love song

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by Marie Cahill in musical comedy "Marrying Mary" Advertisement for another song: p. [8] Cover illustration: drawing of flowers; photograph of Marie Cahill. Originally published: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hein, Silvio
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Honey on my lips plantation song /

    Honey on my lips plantation song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: May Irwin. Additional verses: p. 5. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: photograph of May Irwin. Originally published: Boston : White-Smith Music Publishing Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Trevathan, Charles E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • If money talks, it ain't on speaking terms with me

    If money talks, it ain't on speaking terms with me

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: the Doherty Sisters. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: cartoon drawing of Afro-American man walking / J. Frew; photograph of Doherty Sisters. Originally published: Chicago : Sol Bloom, c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Helf, J. Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • When the coons are on parade march song /

    When the coons are on parade march song /

    March for voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. 2 and 6. Originally published: Boston : White-Smith Music Pub. Co., c1893. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Wheeler, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Show the white of yo' eye

    Show the white of yo' eye

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: New York : Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., c1903. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Crawford, Stanley
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Dixie's land

    Dixie's land

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [6] Additional verses: p. 5. Also published for voice and guitar. "Written and composed for Bryant's Minstrels"--Cover. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., 1860. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Emmett, Dan. D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Every nigger had a lady, but me song and chorus /

    Every nigger had a lady, but me song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Lew Dockstader. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2]-[6] Cover illustration: photograph of Lew Dockstader in blackface; border design / Syd. Davies. Photograph of Wm. B. Gray: p. [6] Also published for: banjo, male quartette, zither, mandolin solo, mandolin and piano, guitar, orchestra, piano Schottische, vocal orchestration. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: E.F. Droop & ...

    • Contributor: St. Clair, Karl
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • The preacher and the bear

    The preacher and the bear

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for another song: p. [2] Cover illustration: Afro-American man up a tree with bear at base. Originally published: Columbus, O[hio] : Capitol Music House, c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Arzonia, Joe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Put on de golden crown

    Put on de golden crown

    For voice, chorus (SATB), and piano. Caption title. Pages 1-2 are unnumbered. Advertisement for other music: p. [4] Originally published: New York : W.A. Evans & Bro., c1882. Also available in print.

    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • My gal

    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
  • Coon coon coon

    Coon coon coon

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: "The most successful song hit of 1901." "Introduced and sung by Lew Dockstader"--Cover. Advertisements for "It's just because I love you so" and other songs: p. [2], [7-8] Cover illustration: drawing of the faces of three Black men, with the word "coon" incorporated into their features, printed with red background / Edgar Keller; photograph ...

    • Contributor: Friedman, Leo
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Down de lover's lane (plantation croon) /

    Down de lover's lane (plantation croon) /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [4] Originally published: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1990. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cook, Will Marion
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Mammy's shufflin' dance

    Mammy's shufflin' dance

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Introduced by: Sydney Grant. Variant advertisements. Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American woman and magnolias, printed in red and black ink / Starmer; photograph of Sydney Grant. Introduced by: cop. 3, Cora Monohan; cop. 4, Nonette; cop. 5, Grace Wilson; cop. 6, Alma Youlin; cop. 9, The Farber Girls; cop. 10, Roscoe Slater and Leon Finch. Cover illustration: cop. ...

    • Contributor: Gideon, Melville
    • 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
  • A study in black and white

    A study in black and white

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Willa Holt Wakefield. Advertisement for other songs: p. [4] Cover illustration: photographs of white girl and black boy. Originally published: New York : Chas. K. Harris, c1917. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Harris, Charles K.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998