Pickaninny lullaby

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Pickaninny lullaby
Additional title: I heah de geese flyin' by. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I see a gray coon in de corn. [first line]
Galloway, Todd B. (Lyricist)
Galloway, Todd B. (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: c1897 ; 1904
Place: [s.n.] ; Philadelphia
Publisher: Tod. B. Galloway ; Theodore Presser Co.
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
Lullabies -- United States
Sheet music
Content: Dedication: To Henrietta Denny Turney. "Thou art the fondest child of thy aged godsire."
Statement of responsibility: by Tod B. Galloway.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 28 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8377b230-c592-012f-c3f2-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Pickaninny lullaby" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - c1897 ; 1904. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-182c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Pickaninny lullaby" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-182c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - c1897 ; 1904). Pickaninny lullaby Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-182c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Pickaninny lullaby