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Title
His Rag-time walk won the prize
Additional title: A coon cake walk was about to begin, the dead swell coons was all coming in [First line of song]
Names
Bivins, Nathan (Composer)
Bivins, Nathan (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: [New York]
Publisher: Hugo V. Schlam
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African American men
Cakewalk (Dance)
Contests
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Composer's first name written in pencil in upper right hand corner of first page.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Nathan Bivins.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9ee5da40-c594-012f-8bad-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "His Rag-time walk won the prize" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec5a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "His Rag-time walk won the prize" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec5a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). His Rag-time walk won the prize Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec5a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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His Rag-time walk won the prize