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Notated Music The black brigade: plantation song and dance; sung with great success at Bryant's Minstrels words & music composed by Dan D. Emmett.

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Title

  • The black brigade: plantation song and dance; sung with great success at Bryant's Minstrels words & music composed by Dan D. Emmett.

Names

  • Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904 (Composer)

Created / Published

  • Wm. A. Pond & co., New York, c1863

Headings

  • -  Slavery
  • -  Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
  • -  African American
  • -  Brown, John (1800-1859)
  • -  James River
  • -  Greeley, Horace (1811-1872)
  • -  Sheet Music
  • -  United States -- New York

Genre

  • Sheet Music

Notes

  • -  Plate/Publisher number: 5560

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Plate/Publisher Number: 5560
  • Stern catalog 4871

Source Collection

  • Sheet Music from the Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana

Repository

  • Rare Book And Special Collections Division

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Online Format

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  • pdf

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Chicago citation style:

Emmett, Daniel Decatur. The black brigade: plantation song and dance; sung with great success at Bryant's Minstrels words & music composed by Dan D. Emmett. Wm. A. Pond & co., New York, 1863. Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000043/.

APA citation style:

Emmett, D. D. (1863) The black brigade: plantation song and dance; sung with great success at Bryant's Minstrels words & music composed by Dan D. Emmett. Wm. A. Pond & co., New York. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/scsm000043/.

MLA citation style:

Emmett, Daniel Decatur. The black brigade: plantation song and dance; sung with great success at Bryant's Minstrels words & music composed by Dan D. Emmett. Wm. A. Pond & co., New York, 1863. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/scsm000043/>.