Kinky

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G00C38_001

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Names
Pfeiffer, E. H. (Illustrator)
Green, J. Ed. (Lyricist)
Allen, Mord (Lyricist)
Cook, Will Marion
Collection

Published music.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1908
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Gotham Attucks Music
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-310
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content : "Introduced with great success by Aida Overton Walker. Cover illustrated by E.H. Pfeiffer, N.Y.: drawing of young African-American woman, probably Aida Overton Walker. Digitized by The New York Public Library. Library's copy has handwriting on cover. Covers separated; edges frayed and torn; cover corner missing. Music

Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam torn and repaired with tape; edges worn.

Content : Cover photograph of William Jennings Bryan, lower right quadrant.

Content : First line of chorus: Kinky, Kinky, your skin is kind o' inky.

Content : First line of text: When just a pickininny, way down in old Virginny..

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Mord Allen & Ed. Green ; music by Will Marion Cook.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG00-C38
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14693523
UUID: 34462b10-c642-012f-3fd3-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Kinky" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5364-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Kinky" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5364-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1908). Kinky Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-5364-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Kinky