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  • 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
  • Let me be your lemon coon

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisement for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: photographs of Pearl Danforth and Thos. S. Allen; drawing of Afro-American man talking to seated Afro-American woman / Starmer. Originally published: Boston, Mass. : Walter Jacobs, c1907. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Allen, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • In the evening by the moonlight

    For solo voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. "To be had also at 11 Park Row"--Cover. Hitchcock Publishing Company was located at 131 W. 23rd St. and 11 Park Row from 1897-1902. Advertisement for a music journal: p. [6] Cover illustration: drawing of Afro-American revival meeting and cameo drawing of James A. Bland. Originally published: New York : Hitchcock Pub. Co., c1880. Also ...

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • The new emancipation song

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Sung by: the Hutchinson Family. Additional verses: p. 5. Advertisement for other songs: p. [6] Originally published: Boston : Horace Waters, c1864. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Parkhurst, E. A.
    • 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. Advertisement for music book: p. [6] Cover illustration: lithograph of Afro-American man with label "Charley Howard" on pants leg, sitting on a log. Originally published: Boston : White, Smith & Co., c1872. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: White, C. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Carve dat possum original song and chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Pages 1-2 are unnumbered. Plate number appears as 675 on p. 3. Advertisement for other songs: p. [4] Cover illustration: engraving of an opossum and knife and fork. "Greene & Son Engr."--Cover. Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1875. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucas, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Hulda's baby companion piece to "Come along, sinners" /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Composer's name appears as "Tobias Toothpick" on cover. Dedicated to: Charles H. Yale. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: lithographed caricature of Afro-American child with chicken and razor; lithograph portrait of Charles H. Yale / title page designed by the author. "Chas. H. Crosby & Co. lith., Boston"--Cover. Originally published: Boston : Louis P. ...

    • Contributor: Rosenfeld, Monroe H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Mandy Lou

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2 and 6] Cover illustration: drawing of woman in pink dress. Originally published: New York : Jerome H. Remick & Co., c1905. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cook, Will Marion
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • De golden wedding

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 6] Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-Americans at wedding. Engraving of 3 Afro-American men seated by road / Connelly-Co-Eng, Blood-Del.: p. [2] Also published for: medley schottische, voice and guitar, brass band, voice and banjo, 12-part orchestra, 5-part orchestra with obbligato. Originally published: Boston : John F. Perry & Co., c1880. ...

    • Contributor: Bland, James A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • I'd like to be a real lady

    For voice and piano. "As introduced by Ada Overton-Walker in Williams & Walker's latest production 'In Dahomey'". Advertisement for "Popular folios" by the publisher: p. [6]. Title page illustration by Starmer: Afro-American woman in ball gown with glasses; cameo photo. of Aida Overton-Walker. Originally published: Chicago : Shapiro, Bernstein, and Co., c1902. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lemonier, Tom
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Uncle Tom's cabin. ballad / The slave mother

    For voice and piano. Lyrics adapted from Harriet Beecher Stowe's novel, Uncle Tom's cabin. Lithographed t.p.: Eliza crossing icy stream, carrying child in her arms and fleeing slaveowner with whip; Brandard [lith.]; M. & N. Hanhart Imp. Pages [2] and [6] are blank. Hay S-Music copy imperfect: trimmed to 34 cm. Originally published: [S.l. : s.n., 185-?] Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Linley, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Ise gwine to de shuckin of de corn plantation song & chorus /

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Dedicated to: the Hogan Bros. Originally published: New York : Willis Woodward & Co., c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lande, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Ambolena Snow an Afro-American military ballad /

    March for voice and piano. Caption title. Dedicated to: Silas Leachman. Advertisements for other songs: p. 3-5. Cover illustration: Afro-American woman in hat and gloves with Afro-American soldiers in background, printed in red, black, and cream ink. The number 5 appears at left center of cover. Also published as two-step. Library's copy imperfect: p. [6-7] wanting. Library's copy inscribed: Tillie A. Powell, March 24, ...

    • Contributor: Maywood, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • He's laid on de shelf a coon argument in three chapters /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Featured by: May Irwin in her successful play, "Madge Smith, att'y" Cover illustration: Afro-Americans soldier and woman / Starmer; photograph of May Irwin. Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: Hitchcock's, 11 Park Row, N.Y. Originally published: New York, N.Y. : Hurtig & Seamon, c1990. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Arnold, George Waugh
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Wake Nicodemus!

    For voice, piano, and chorus (SATB) Caption title. Advertisements for other songs: p. 2 and 6. Cover illustration: engraving of Afro-American man with head sticking out of tree. "Baker-Chicago [engraver]"--Cover. Originally published: Chicago : Root & Cady, c1864. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Work, Henry C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Dat's another pull back a sure enough corn song taken from the darkies themselves /

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Additional verses: p. 5. Originally published: Cincinnati : W.C. Peters & Sons, c1854. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Williams, Frank
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • De old folks waiting

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Composer's name appears as Fucian on cover. Library's copy has retailer's stamps on cover: Jno. B. Schmitz, furniture and musical instruments, Denton, Texas. Originally published: New York : Hitchcock Publishing House, c1881. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Lucian, B. E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Hannah! (I want my Hannah) a blackville craving /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2-6] Cover illustration: caricature of Afro-American woman. Also published for: band, orchestra, banjo, mandolin, and guitar. Originally published: New York : M. Witmark & Sons, c1899. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Pendleton, E. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Poor Charlie, or, The old slave who ran away & was carried back to his master

    For voice and piano. Cover illustration: engraving of Black man seated outside cabin. Originally published: Boston : G.P. Reed & Co., c1855. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Dell, Daisy
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • 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
  • Don't you think you'd like to fondle me

    For voice and piano. Caption title. Sung by: Dora Dean of Johnson & Dean. Advertisements for other songs: p. [2, 7 and 8] Cover illustration: photograph of Dora Dean; drawing of Afro-American man and woman sitting on a train / Bert Cob. Originally published: New York : Howley, Haviland & Dresser, c1900. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Cannon, Hughie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Cleanin' silber in de kitchen Negro comic /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Advertisement for another song: p. 6. Originally published: New York : T.B. Harms & Co., c1895. Also available in print.

    • Contributor: Williams, Gus
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1999
  • Slavery days song and chorus /

    For voice and piano. Cover title. Pages 1-3 are unnumbered; page number illegible on p. [5] "Sung by Harrigan & Hart." "1877-1896, Pond, Wm. A., & Co., 25 Union Square"--Early American sheet music / Harry Dichter and Elliott Shapiro. Advertisement for piano music: p. [6] Cover illustration: Engraving of Afro-American man and woman sitting with basket of cotton / M A B. Also published ...

    • Contributor: Braham, David
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1998
  • Massa's wedding night

    For voice and piano. Cover title. At head of title: Songs in Harrigan's drama, "Pete" Pages 1-2 are unnumbered. Advertisement for other music: p. [4] Library's copy has retailer's stamp on cover: From Webb's Music Store, 222 Westminster St., Providence, R.I. Originally published: New York : Wm. A. Pond & Co., c1887. Also available in print.

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