The coffee colored coon

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Names
Greaves, E. (Composer)
Greaves, E. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place Term: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Jealousy
Murder
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: a mocha-java importation.

Content : Cover depicts caricatures of one African American man and two African American women.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by E. Greaves.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 5a7b2900-c594-012f-ba3b-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The coffee colored coon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec99-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The coffee colored coon" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec99-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). The coffee colored coon Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ec99-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The coffee colored coon