My own Lucinda

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My own Lucinda
Additional title: I've just come down to serenade my honey. [first line]
Additional title: Oh, Lucinda from your winder, smole a smile at me. [first line of chorus]
Sayers, Henry J. (Composer)
Sayers, Henry J. (Lyricist)
Wilson, George (Dedicatee)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York
Publisher: Lyra Pub. Co.
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
Love songs
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes photograph of George Wilson in profile.
Content: Chorus includes flute obligato.
Content: On cover: A darky serenade as sung in Monte Carlo. Dedicated to my friend George Wilson.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Henry J. Sayers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): af36ca10-c58e-012f-b1fa-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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My own Lucinda