Notated Music My old Kentucky home, good-night

About this Item

Title

  • My old Kentucky home, good-night

Contributor Names

  • Foster, Stephen Collins -- 1826-1864 (composer)
  • Foster, Stephen Collins -- 1826-1864 (lyricist)

Subject Headings

  • -  United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music
  • -  Songs -- Texts
  • -  Storytelling -- United States
  • -  Music -- Poetry
  • -  Songs -- Accompaniments
  • -  Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Songs and music
  • -  Plantation life -- Songs and music
  • -  Vocal music
  • -  Popular Songs of the Day
  • -  Songs and Music
  • -  War and Conflict
  • -  Civil War and Reconstruction (1861-1877)

Notes

  • -  Music associated with the Confederate side

Form

  • sheet music

LC Classification

  • M1638

Online Format

  • image

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Rights & Access

The contents of the Library of Congress Civil War Sheet Music Collection are in the public domain and are free to use and reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Music Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Foster, Stephen Collins, and Stephen Collins Foster. My old Kentucky home, good-night. 1861. Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200000743/.

APA citation style:

Foster, S. C. & Foster, S. C. (1861) My old Kentucky home, good-night. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200000743/.

MLA citation style:

Foster, Stephen Collins, and Stephen Collins Foster. My old Kentucky home, good-night. 1861. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ihas.200000743/>.