I'll be true to my honey boy

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Title
I'll be true to my honey boy
Additional title: I'll be true to my baby, for you am my own turtle dove. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There's a chraming little yaller gal, yaller gal she nearly drives me wild. [first line]
Names
Evans, George (1870-1915) (Composer)
Evans, George (1870-1915) (Lyricist)
Evans, George (1870-1915) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co. ; Charles Sheard & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Flirting
Man-woman relationships
Desire
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: picture of Geo. Evans.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by George Evans.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 46d80510-c58f-012f-429a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'll be true to my honey boy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0635-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'll be true to my honey boy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0635-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - 1894). I'll be true to my honey boy Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-0635-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I'll be true to my honey boy