• 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
  • Carry me back to old Virginia

    For voice and piano in key of E♭ Cover title, indicated by a pointing hand. "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. Pages 1-2 are unnumbered. Library's copy inscribed: G.A. Goodspeed. Originally published: New York : R.A. Saalfield, [18--?] Also available in ...

    • Contributor: White, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Louiser

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2], [5-6] Cover illustration: drawing of Black bride and groom kissing, with caption: She's mine--all mine! Originally published: London : Charles Sheard & Co., c1896. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Francis, W. T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Sleepy-haid song /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Price: 50 cents. Cover illustration: landscape scene with floral border. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Texas Music Supply House...Beaumont, Texas. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1906. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Crosse, Margaret
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Come back Massa, come back!

    For voice, chorus (SATB), and piano. Cover title. "As sung by C. Henry at Wood's Minstrels, 514 Broadway, N.Y." Originally published: New York : Wm. Hall & Son, c1863. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Gómez
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Eva's parting subject taken from Uncle Tom's cabin /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Cover engraved by Greene Sc. Library's copy inscribed: Agnes B. McKay. Originally published: Boston : G.P. Reed & Co., c1852. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: James, F.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Electric light

    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: Rohlfing & Co., Wm. - Crugom, James
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1879

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  • Slavery days song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Pages 1-3 are unnumbered; page number illegible on p. [5] "Performed by Harrigan & Hart." Advertisement for "Pond lilies" and other music: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American man and woman sitting with basket of cotton / Straeffer. Library's copy 1 has stamp on cover: Julius E. Mirsalis, 610 Arch St., Philadelphia. "Sung by Harrigan & Hart"--Cop. ...

    • Contributor: Braham, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • Honey, dat I love so well a dainty darkey ditty /

    For voice, chorus (SATB), and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. "Inscribed to 'K'"--Caption. Originally published: [New York] : M. Witmark & Sons, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Freeman, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Aunt Dinah's birthday party

    Waltz for voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1884. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Talbert, Harry C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • De coon dat had de razor song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Cover title. Dedicated to: Harry Woodsum. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man with razor. Library's copy inscribed: A.M. Houghton and has stamp on cover: A.M. Houghton, Bath, Maine. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1885. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • Stay in your own back yard pickaninny ballad /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6-8] Also published for: male and female quartet and mixed voices. "Price 40 cents Net" Library's copy has stamp on p. [1-6]: Alex Kramer. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Udall, Lyn
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Listen to that Dixie band

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: New York : Jerome H. Remick & Co., c1914. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cobb, George L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • You may go, but this will bring you back (a coon prophesy) /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other music: p. [2, 7-8] Cover illustration: drawing of Black man offering money to Black woman to dissuade her from leaving / G.O. Hart. Originally published: New York : F.A. Mills, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Harney, Benjamin Robertson
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Every day'l be Sunday by and by jubilee song & chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Sam Lucas great success, nothing like it. Advertisement for other music: p. [2] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-Americans; portrait of Sam Lucas. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Hail dat gospel tug

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisement for music books: p. [6] Cover illustration: engraving of scenes showing Afro-Americans at a camp and at a river hailing the "gospel tug" "Connolly Co. Eng."--Cover. Originally published: Boston : Thompson & Odell, c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lyons, Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Little more cider a favorite song /

    For voice and guitar. Cover title. Cover engraved by Greene. Also published for voice and piano. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Amsden & Cangill, Music & Fancy Bezaar, 137 Jefferson Ave., Detroit. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson, c1853. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Hart, Austin
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Bill Bailey, won't you please come home?

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Professional copy. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Dresser, c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cannon, Hughie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Oh, dem golden slippers! song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisement for "In the morning by the bright light" on cover. Advertisements for other music: p. [2-6] Engraving of Afro-Americans dancing at a wedding: p. [2] Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • 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
  • Dem chickens roost too high song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for piano and organ: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithographs of scenes with Afro-Americans illustrating two songs by Fred Lyons. Originally published: Galveston : Thos Goggan & Bro., c1887. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lyons, Fred
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999