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Names
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Lyricist)
Walker, George H. (Lyricist)
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Composer)
Walker, George H. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Mississippi
Lullabies -- United States
Mothers & children
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover a descriptive subtitle: A plantation slumber song introducing a correct mammy croon.

Content : Descriptive subtitle: Ethiopian Lullaby.

Content : On cover: drawing of a mother with a baby.

Statement of Responsibility: Written and composed by Williams & Walker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 650fffa0-c591-012f-1732-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mammy's pickanninny boy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-168c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mammy's pickanninny boy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-168c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Mammy's pickanninny boy Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-168c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mammy's pickanninny boy