Take your clothes and go

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Title
Take your clothes and go
Additional title: big black burly coon and his yaller wife. [first line]
Additional title: Leave this house when you get your trunk packed. [first line of chorus]
Names
Jones, Irving (Lyricist)
Jones, Irving (Composer)
Tyers, Wm. H. (William H.) (1876-1924) (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place: New York
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Husband and wife
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: picture of an African American couple arguing over a pile of clothes.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Irving Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4df8340-c592-012f-f3a1-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take your clothes and go" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-185b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Take your clothes and go" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-185b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). Take your clothes and go Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-185b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Take your clothes and go