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Names
Dockstader, Lew. (1856-1924) (Singer)
Walker, George (1873-1911) (Composer)
Walker, George (1873-1911) (Lyricist)
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Composer)
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: New York
Publisher: George L. Spaulding
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Weddings -- United States -- 1890-1899
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Williams & Walker's great Negro song.

Content : Summary: Many African Americans what to marry Maria Johnson, a lovely woman, but I'm the person who's going to marry her; it will be a great wedding.

Content : Cover includes photograph of Lew Dockstader [no attribution].

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Williams and Walker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: bb33a920-c591-012f-eff2-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1924: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When Miss Maria Johnson marries me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-170f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "When Miss Maria Johnson marries me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-170f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). When Miss Maria Johnson marries me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-170f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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When Miss Maria Johnson marries me