Excuse me

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Title
Excuse me
Additional title: Down south a farmer had complained of things that went astray [First line of song]
Names
Furth, Seymour (1877?-1932) (Composer)
Rogers, Ed (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Ed. Rogers ; Consolidated Music Publishers Association
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African American men
Thieves
African American criminals
Chickens -- United States
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design includes inset of photograph of man and woman signed: Dan, "sing" Excuse Me McAvoy & May.
Content: Cover illustration shows African American male outside a barn with chicken in his hand and someone shooting at him.
Statement of responsibility: words by Ed. Rogers ; music by Seymour Furth.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 71d64100-c594-012f-97c5-58d385a7bc34
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. "Excuse me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecbd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Excuse me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecbd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Excuse me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecbd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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