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Names
Irwin, Flora (1858 or 9-1930) (Singer)
Alexander, Sigmund B. (Lyricist)
Hecht, Summit L. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Reminiscing
Child rearing
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Descriptive subtitle: A southern croon.

Content : The widow Jones.

Content : On cover: drawing of a black woman.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Sigmund B. Alexander ; music by Summit L. Hecht.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 526b4aa0-c592-012f-f632-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mammy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17eb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mammy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 23, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17eb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Mammy Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17eb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mammy