Dangerous black man

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Title
Dangerous black man
Additional title: Coontown's in an uproar about me the coons are wild [First line of song]
Additional title: For I'm a dangerous black man, my name is Dangerland Dan [First line of chorus]
Names
Jones, Irving (Composer)
Jones, Irving (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: F.A. Mills
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Hand-to-hand fighting
Knife fighting
Cigar smoking
Bullying
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover depicts caricature of African American man with striped hat smoking a cigar.
Statement of responsibility: by Irving Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 606ef960-c594-012f-f494-58d385a7bc34
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. "Dangerous black man" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eca2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dangerous black man" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eca2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Dangerous black man Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-eca2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Dangerous black man