St. Patrick's Day is a bad day for coons

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Names
Jones, Irving (Composer)
Glasson, Fred (Owner)
Dockstader, Lew. (1856-1924) (Singer)
Bloom, Sol (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1891

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1891
Copyright Date: 1891
Publisher: Sol Bloom
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Blackface entertainers
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Sung by Lew Dockstader in Primrose & Dockstader's Mammouth Minstrels. Published by permission of Sol Bloom, owner of copyright.

Content : Printed as part of the New york Journal Advertiser, Sunday, Sept. 8, 1901.

Content : Blind stamp of upper right hand corner of cover: Fred Glasson, Fred Library, 344 Dewey Avenue, Lakewood, N.J.

Content : Cover contains a photograph of Lew Dockstader gesticulating in blackface.

Statement of Responsibility: Composed by Irving Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: bfec95c0-c58d-012f-e884-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Copyright date
  • 1891: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "St. Patrick's Day is a bad day for coons" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1891. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edeb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "St. Patrick's Day is a bad day for coons" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edeb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1891). St. Patrick's Day is a bad day for coons Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-edeb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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St. Patrick's Day is a bad day for coons