The colored four hundred : march song

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Title
The colored four hundred : march song
Additional title: We're beau ideals of swelldom in society's "upper ten." [first line]
Additional title: We're the cream de la créme of the colored population. [first line of chorus]
Names
Sleeper, Chas. T. (Dedicatee)
H. G. W. (H. G. Wheeler) (Lyricist)
Wheeler, J. W. (James W.) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: Boston
Publisher: Oliver Ditson
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Marches (Voice with piano)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On t.p.: The dandy marching song!
Content: On the cover the title is written in red with yellow background.
Statement of responsibility: words by H.G. Wheeler ; music by J.W. Wheeler.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 42212270-c58d-012f-4cf4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1890: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The colored four hundred : march song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - 1890. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eac1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The colored four hundred : march song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eac1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - 1890). The colored four hundred : march song Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eac1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The colored four hundred : march song