• Ma Starlight Sue coon ballad and refrain /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisement for other music: p. [8] Cover illustration: Afro-American woman, city skyline, and flowers. Also published for: band, orchestra, banjo, mandolin, guitar. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1901. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Gould, William
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The slave ship

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Library's copy has blind stamp on cover: R.K. Moulds, Music store, no. 98, Lake St., Chicago, Ill. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson, c[185-?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Russell, Henry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • My coal black lady symphony de Ethiopia /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Sung with Tremendous Success by the Clever Comedienne Lizzie B. Raymond. "Witmark popular publications." The number 5 appears in lower right of cover. Dedicated to John P. Nicholas. Advertisements for other songs: p. 2-3, [5] "Rag accompaniment to Chorus 'Coal Black Lady' arr. by Max Hoffman"--P. 4. Cover illustration: drawing of buttercups / FE; ...

    • Contributor: Jefferson, W. T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • When the coons have a dreamland of their own

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Marie Dressler, Tascott, Johnnie Carroll, and others. Advertisement for other songs: p. [8] Cover illustration: drawing of flowers / Starmer. Additional verses: p. [2] Originally published: New York : Sol Bloom, c1904. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Heelan, Will A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • We are coming Father Abra'am 3000.000 more /

    For voice and piano, with chorus (SATB) From poem first published in the New York Evening Post, July 16, 1862: We are coming, Father Abraham / James Sloan Gibbons. Cf. BAL, v. 1, p. 346. The words sometimes erroneously attributed to Wm. Cullen Bryant, or J. [!] Cullen Bryant. Star with number 2-1/2 printed on t.p. Originally published: Boston : Oliver Ditson & Co., ...

    • Contributor: Emerson, L. O.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • The Tuskegee song (Mixed voices) /

    For mixed voices (SATB) Caption title. Dedicaiton: To the memory of Wm. H. Baldwin, Jr., New York City. BAL 4953 note. Originally published: [Tuskegee, Ala. : Tuskegee Institute Press, c19--] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Smith, N. Clark
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • The new Mary Blane

    For solo voice, 4-part chorus, and piano. Caption title. Dates when publisher was at 115 Washington St. found in: Early American sheet music / Harry Dichter and Elliott Shapiro. Words and music adapted from the earlier Afro-American song, "Mary Blane" Originally published: Boston : O. Ditson, [between 1844 and 1857] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Barker, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • If I were you

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Miss Ada Walker and Mr. Ramon Moore. Cover illustration: drawing of African Blacks forming part of border design. Originally published: New York : Manhattan Music Pub. Co., c1893. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cruger, Randolph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • I aint got no use for sleep

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "The companion song to the big slumber success 'Please go way and let me sleep'"--Cover. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American man in top hat; photographs of Al. Wilson / White, N.Y. and Harry Von Tilzer. Library's copy in torn and fragile condition. Originally published: New York : Harry Von Tilzer Music Publishing ...

    • Contributor: Bicknell, Ralph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • All aboard for Dixie land

    For voice and piano. Caption title. "Featured by Elizabeth M. Murray in Arthur Hammerstein's musical play entitled 'High jinks'"--Cover. Cover illustration: photograph of Elizabeth M. Murray; floral border design. Originally published: Detroit : Jerome H. Remick & Co., c1913. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cobb, George L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The young folks at home

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Additional verses: p. 5. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Livingston, Hattie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The pick-a-ninny

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Introduced by: Will West and his Original "Picks" Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 7 and 8] Cover illustration: photograph of Will West and his original "Picks"; floral border design. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Castling, Harry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Carolina Dinah

    For voice and piano, with banjo accompaniment. Caption title. "Banjo accompaniment by Will C. Pepper"--p. [2] Melody in sol-fa notation, p. [7] Sung by: the Magpie Musicians and Miss Florence Allington. Dedicated to: Mrs. Newton. Advertisement for other songs: p. [8] Cover illustration: photograph of Erroll Stanhope. Originally published: London : Francis, Day & Hunter, 1897. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Stanley, Robert
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • 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
  • Ev'rybody's crazy 'bout the doggone blues but I'm happy /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Bert Williams, Ziegfield [sic] Follies 1917-1918. Advertisement for other songs: p. [4] Cover illustration: cartoon drawings of faces / E.E. Walton. Originally published: New York : Broadway Music Corp., c1908. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Creamer, Henry
    • 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
  • Coon's breach of promise song and cake walk /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Cover printed in blue ink. Library's copy 1 autographed by composer: Miss L.M. Wright, with compliments, Chas. D. Blake. Originally published: Boston : F. Trifet, c1898. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Blake, Charles D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Darktown is out to-night from the great success "Clorindy", or, "The origin of the cake walk" (by Dunbar & Marion) : Cake walk song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Introduced in E.E. Rice's "Summer nights" "Witmark popular publications." Advertisement for piano technique book: p. [6] Cover illustration: short Afro-American and tall Afro-American woman walking outside / AAC. Advertisement for "Down ole Tampa Bay" and other music: cop. 3, p. [6] Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1898. Also available in ...

    • Contributor: Marion, Will
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The old slave's lament song & chorus /

    For voice, chorus (SATB), and piano. Cover title. At head of title: As sung with great success by Frank Cushman. Cover engraved by Geo. F. Swain. Originally published: Philadelphia : W.R. Smith, c1880. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Burger, A. E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Way down in Cotton Town

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of pillars and picture frame / GAT; photograph of Emmett J. Welch. Originally published: Philadelphia, Pa. : Emmett J. Welch, c1913. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Gaskill, Clarence
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • I want dem presents back song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for "Hush your business, oh, go on!" and other songs: p. [6] Cover illustration: caricature of Afro-Americans / JEC. Advertisement for "My gal is a high born lady" and other songs: cop. 3, p. [6] Cover illustration: cop. 3, decorative design with "Anna Held's animated music sheet"; photograph of Anna Held [?] Also available online. Originally published: ...

    • Contributor: West, Paul
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Looking for a bully

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for another song: p. [6] Cover illustration: engraving of an Afro-American woman. "M.C. Pearson Eng."--Cover. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: A.H. Rosewig...Phila. Originally published: [New York?] : Jos. E. Howard, c1895. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Howard, Joseph E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998