Hannah! or I want my Hannah

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Title
Hannah! or I want my Hannah
Additional title: I knows a little girl an' she lives down south down wid de cotton an' de corn [First line of song]
Additional title: I want my little Hannah badly [First line of chorus]
Names
Pendleton, E.H. (Composer)
Pendleton, E.H. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African American women
African Americans -- Southern States
Betrothal
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover illustration features an African American woman wearing a bonnett holding a handkerchief in one hand and a purse in the other, with small house and palm trees in background.
Content: On cover: a Blackville Craving.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by E.H. Pendleton.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8fd83f20-c594-012f-2e03-58d385a7bc34
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. "Hannah! or I want my Hannah" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec97-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Hannah! or I want my Hannah" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec97-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Hannah! or I want my Hannah Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec97-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Hannah! or I want my Hannah