• Gabie

    For voice and piano. Caption title. As sung by: Fred. Warren. Advertisements for other music: p. [6] "Note:--The term 'Gabie' is used by the Southern Darkey and denotes his razor."--P. 3. Cover illustration: drawing of a straight razor; photograph of Fred. Warren. Library's copy imperfect: lacks p. [7-8] Library's copy has stamp: Stouffer Bros. Piano & Motor Car Co., North Baltimore. Originally published: New ...

    • Contributor: Fitz, Albert H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • How do you like it, Jefferson D?

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Cover illustration: engraving of devil holding a soldier by the pants with an Afro-American soldier looking on and thumbing his nose / Greene. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson & Co., c1864. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Patton, Amos
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • We are coming sister Mary (founded on the superstition of a portion of the colored race, that the approach of death is forewarned in "dream song" /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (TTB, melody) Cover title. Sung by: Christy's Minstrels. Cover illustration: engraving of head of young Afro-American woman. Originally published: New York : Firth, Pond & Co., c1853. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Work, Henry C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • 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
  • Lucinda-Cinda-Jane

    For voice and piano. Caption title. At head of title: Compliments of Schubert Piano Company. Dedicated to: Fred McQuesten. Cover illustration: lithograph of Black couple smiling at each other; floral border. Cover printed by American Lithographic Co., N.Y., c1901. Library's copy has stamp on cover: Beal & McCarthy, Rockland, Mass. Originally published: [New York] : T.B. Harms & Co., c1894. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hart, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • De ole time cake walk

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Cover illustration: 2 drawings of elderly Afro-American man. Originally published: Detroit, Mich. : Zickel Bros., c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Grabbe, Lee B.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Bon bon Buddy the chocolate drop /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Introduced by Geo. W. Walker in Williams & Walkers stupendous production Bandanna [i.e. Bandana] land" Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: photograph of George Walker; cartoon drawing of black cherubs / E.H. Pfeiffer. Library's copy inscribed: W. Sturdy. Originally published: New York : Gotham-Attucks Music Co., c1907. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cook, Will Marion
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • The old home aint what it used to be companion song to the "Old folks at home" /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: the original Georgia Minstrels. Dedicated to: Charles B. Hicks. Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American man with label "Charley Howard" on pants leg, sitting on a log. Advertisement for "Chanson des Alps" and other songs: cop. 2, p. [6] Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Perry, c1872. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: White, C. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • Say you love me, Sue

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Peter F. Dailey. Cover illustration: photograph of Peter F. Dailey with name in lower right corner; drawing of Afro-American man singing to an Afro-American woman / GE. Advertisement for "Kiss me, honey do" and other songs: cop. 2, p. [2] Advertisement for "Dar's somethin' about yer I like" and other songs: cop. 2, p. [8] Library's ...

    • Contributor: Stromberg, John
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • I hates to get up early in the morn

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Tascott. Dedicated to: Mr. D.J. Tobin ("Tobey") Advertisements for other songs: [2-6] Cover illustration: photograph of Tascott; photograph of D.J. Tobin [?]; drawing of Afro-American child in bed. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Dresser, c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cannon, Hughie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • Den we'll join de band

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Additional verses: p. 5. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1875. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Coes, George H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Sing again that sweet refrain, or, Far from the old folks at home

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Sung by: Rees Prosser, with Al. G. Field Minstrels. Advertisements for: "She is more to be pitied than censured" and other songs: p. 2-[6] Cover illustration: floral design / H. Carter. Library's copy in fragile condition. Library's copy inscribed: Bertha E. Temple, Miss Harding. Originally published: New York : W.B. Gray & Co., c1894. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Davis, Gussie L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Doan ye cry, ma honey darky song /

    For high voice and piano in G. Cover title. Dedicated to: Sandy McTavish. Advertisement for "Nevah min', Miss Lucy" and other songs, printed in black ink: p. [8] Cover illustration: floral border design, printed in black ink. Also published for low voice and piano in E (original key) Also published for male quartet, women's voices, mixed quartet, and orchestra parts. Library's copy has stamp ...

    • Contributor: Noll, Albert W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Poor Sister Sue plantation song & chorus /

    For voice, chorus (TAAirB), and piano. Cover title. Library's copy has numbers 105-110 pencilled in corners of pages. Originally published: Philadelphia : J.E. Gould, c1853. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Merceron, F. F.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Razors in the air comic song & chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. "Among the miscellaneous songs of 1880 ... J.E. Murphy's 'Razors in the air'"--A history of popular music in America / Sigmund Spaeth, p. 222. Advertisement for other songs and music dating 1879-1882: p. [6] Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Junius Hart, 191 Canal Street, New Orleans, Emerson pianos, & importer of musical instruments. Also sheet music. ...

    • Contributor: Murphy, Joseph E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • 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
  • Got your habits on

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: John Queen and Lew Dockstader. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2], [6-8] Cover illustration: portrait of Lew Dockstader in blackface. Originally published: New York : Feist & Frankenthaler, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Queen, John
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • (I'm waiting for you) Liza Jane

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Title variant: Liza Jane. Professional copy. Originally published: New York : Broadway Music Corp., c1918. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Creamer, Henry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • Gimme de leavins

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Introduced by: John Rucker, the "Alabama possum" Advertisement for another song: p. [8] Cover illustration: photograph of John Rucker[?]; border design / Frew. Originally published: New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cole, Bob
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998