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Title
I don't want no Jonah hangin' round
Names
Cannon, Hughie L. (1877-1912) (Composer)
Cannon, Hughie L. (1877-1912) (Lyricist)
Nobriga, Vevie (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Voodooism
Gambling -- 1890-1899
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration features an African American man sitting on a beach watching a whale swim in the ocean.
Content: In the center of the illustration of the whale is a small photograph of Vevie Nobriga [?]
Content: On cover: sung with great success by Vevie Nobriga of Van & Nobriga.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Hugh Cannon.
Physical Description
Extent: 8p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ac07f350-c594-012f-1006-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1877: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1912: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I don't want no Jonah hangin' round" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I don't want no Jonah hangin' round" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 27, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). I don't want no Jonah hangin' round Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I don't want no Jonah hangin' round