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"Well," replied mammy, "de worl' is callin' my Miss Nancy Lady Astor now, but she warn't no lady 'twell she ma'ied de lord frum de tuther side - She wuz jes' plain Nannie Langhorne!"

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Names
Bigger, Ruby Vaughan (Author)
Underwood & Underwood (Photographer)
Collection

My Miss Nancy; Nancy Astor's Virginia "mammy" tells why "her littl' mistis ain't neber gwine lose her 'sition ober dar in Inglan'." By Ruby Vaughan Bigger.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1925
Place Term: Macon, Ga.
Publisher: Press of the J.W. Burke Company
Library locations
Schomburg General Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc B-Astor (Bigger, R. My Miss Nancy)
Topics
Servants
African American women
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode : 33433019722200
RLIN/OCLC : NYPGR24526916-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b11758012
UUID: d7bd54d0-c60a-012f-ca02-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1925: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Schomburg General Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. ""Well," replied mammy, "de worl' is callin' my Miss Nancy Lady Astor now, but she warn't no lady 'twell she ma'ied de lord frum de tuther side - She wuz jes' plain Nannie Langhorne!"" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1925. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a145-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg General Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. ""Well," replied mammy, "de worl' is callin' my Miss Nancy Lady Astor now, but she warn't no lady 'twell she ma'ied de lord frum de tuther side - She wuz jes' plain Nannie Langhorne!"" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a145-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg General Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1925). "Well," replied mammy, "de worl' is callin' my Miss Nancy Lady Astor now, but she warn't no lady 'twell she ma'ied de lord frum de tuther side - She wuz jes' plain Nannie Langhorne!" Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-a145-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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"Well," replied mammy, "de worl' is callin' my Miss Nancy Lady Astor now, but she warn't no lady 'twell she ma'ied de lord frum de tuther side - She wuz jes' plain Nannie Langhorne!"