• 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
  • Oh! I'se so wicked

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Text refers to characters in "Uncle Tom's cabin" by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Additional verses: p. 4-5. Cover illustration: lithograph of Mrs. G.C. Howard, the original "Topsey" "J.H. Bufford's sons lith. 141 Franklin St., Boston"--Cover. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson & Co., c1870. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Howard, G. C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • My Hannah lady, whose black baby is you?

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: [New York] : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Reed, Dave
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Going to the silver wedding

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: cartoon drawing of Afro-American man / Clans. "Photo-electric Co. Boston"--Cover. Library's copy has stamp on cover: All Music Supplied, E. Nason & Co., New York. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : W.A. Evans & Bro., Publishers, c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Dan
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Sweet Lucy May the latest plantation melody /

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

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

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

    • Contributor: Kent, Frank Addis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Little black me [(]story in verse & melody) /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Pages 1-4 are unnumbered. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: photograph of Afro-American woman and child; floral border design. Originally published: New York : Geo. W. Meyer Music Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Chattaway, Thurland
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The coon that wore the first shirt waist

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: New York : E.T. Paull, c1900. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Clark, Charles Clinton
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • You'll have to choose another baby, now song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: cartoon drawing of Afro-American man and woman. Library's copy inscribed: Geo. M. Evans. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Co., c1907. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cole, Bob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Waiters' chorus, or, Two more to come

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "As sung in Edward Harrigan's comic play 'Cordelia's aspirations'"--Cover. Advertisement for other music: p. [6] Originally published: New York : Wm. A. Pond & Co., c1883. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Braham, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The right church but the wrong pew

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Featured by Bert A. Williams in 'Bandana Land'"--Cover. Cover illustration by EH Pfeiffer: foliage. Photo. of Bert Williams. Advertisement for another song on p. [6]: Maori / Wm. H. Tyers. Originally published: New York : Gotham Attucks Music Co., c1908. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Smith, Chris
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Honey on my lips

    For voice and piano. "Sung by May Irwin in the Swell Mrs. Fitzswell." "Musical supplement to the New York Journal & Advertiser, Feb[r]uary 6th 1898." Verses 5-6 printed as text on p. [4]. Cover illustration: photo. of May Irwin holding Afro-American child on lap. Originally published: Boston : White-Smith Music Publishing Co., 1898, c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Trevathan, Charles E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Playing on de golden strings

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Pages 1-2 are unnumbered. "As sung in the Rays' howling success 'A hot old time'."--Cover. Dedicated to: Daphne. Advertisement for A hot old time": p. 4. Cover illustration: decorative design with rays; engraved portrait of the Rays. Originally published: [New York?] : W.J. Fielding & Co., c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Speck, Samuel H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Miss Lou

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Cover illustration: drawing of Black woman / de Takacs. Originally published: New York : J.H. Remick, c1909. Also available in print.

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

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisements for "Carolli Waltzes" and other music: p. 2-4. Cover illustration: floral design / H. Carter. Originally published: New York? : W.B. Gray & Co.?, c[1894?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Davis, Gussie L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Hark! Don't you hear dem bells a ringing, or, Rolling up de hill to Zion

    For voice, 4-part chorus, and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other music: p. [2]-[6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-Americans envisioning angels with bells. "S.C. Carbee, Lith. 595 Washington St., Boston"--Cover. Originally published: Boston : Chas. D. Blake & Co., c1885. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Johnson, J. Carroll
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Topsy's quadrille

    For piano. Lithographed t.p.: Topsy, wide-eyed and smiling, wearing white short-sleeved dress, and with hands held together in front of herself; Lith. of Sarony & Co. N.Y. Originally published: New York : published by Firth, Pond & Co., [185-?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Tully, J. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • My friend from my home

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of two Black men and a Black woman seated at table; photograph of James Grundy of the Grundy Trio. Originally published: New York : Harry Von Tilzer Music Pub. Co., c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Douglas, Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Wish you could hab seen dat nigger's eye song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Carroll Johnson. Dedicated to: Carroll Johnson. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2-5] Cover illustration: two photographs of Carroll Johnson. Originally published: Kansas City, Mo. : Leona Leota Brooks, c1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Brooks, Lena Leota
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • All coons look alike to me a darkey misunderstanding /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: The new sensation. "Choice chorus, with Negro "Rag," accompaniment, arr. by Max Hoffmann"--p. [6] Variant advertisements. Cover illustration: caricature of Afro-Americans. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hogan, Ernest
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • My Susie-Anna from Louisiana an Ethiopian love song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "As originally produced at F.F. Proctor's theatres, N.Y. City, with the animated song sheet, by Maude Amber" Advertisements for other songs: p. [2-6] Cover illustration: floral border design; photograph of Maude Amber. Originally published: New York : George L. Spaulding, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Perrin, Sidney
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I can't help dat taint my fault /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Dedicated to: Anybody. Sung by: Everybody. Additional verses: p. 5. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-American man. Originally published: Louisville : D.P. Faulds, c1862. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Nobody
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Step aside you niggers

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Originally published: Philadelphia, Pa. : Brown-Hislop Music Pub. Co., c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Miles, S. B.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Looking for a coon like me

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Miss Bessie Wentworth. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 7-8] Cover illustration: lithograph of women dressed in pants with border of cartoons of Afro-Americans. "H.G. Banks, lith." Library's copy inscribed: S. Burney. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Gendle & Co., 271, New Cross Road, London. Originally published: London : Francis, Day & Hunter, c1894. ...

    • Contributor: Le Brunn, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Lulu I loves yer, Lulu /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. As sung by: Jenny Eddy. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: photograph of Jenny Eddy; drawing of Afro-American couple walking in field with sunflowers / Starmer. Originally published by: Hugo V. Schlam, c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Accooe, Will
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998