Parthenia took a fancy to a coon

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Title
Parthenia took a fancy to a coon
Additional title: I had a daughter, her name it was Parthenia. [first line]
Additional title: Parthenia took a fancy to a coon. [first line of chorus]
Names
Jarbeau, Vernona (Singer)
Cole, Bob (1868-1911) (Composer)
Cole, Bob (1868-1911) (Lyricist)
Rossiter, Will (1867-1954) (Copyright holder)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: Chicago ; New York
Publisher: Will Rossiter
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Elopements
Parental rejection
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes photograph of Vernona Jarbeau.
Content: On cover: One of the greatest Negro songs of the day. Now being sung with great success by Vernona Jarbeau on her sixth annual tour.
Content: Page 3 contains texts for 2 additional verses.
Statement of responsibility: [words and music by Bob Cole].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): baab4260-c58e-012f-bc7a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Parthenia took a fancy to a coon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f428-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Parthenia took a fancy to a coon" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f428-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). Parthenia took a fancy to a coon Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f428-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Parthenia took a fancy to a coon