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Title
At a Georgia camp meeting
Additional title: A camp meeting took place, by the colored race; way down in Georgia [First line of song]
Additional title: When that band of darkies began to play pretty music so gay hats were thrown away [First line of chorus]
Names
Mills, Kerry (1869-1948) (Lyricist)
Mills, Kerry (1869-1948) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Copyright Date: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Mills Music Inc.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Brass bands
African Americans -- Social life -- 1800-1899
African Americans -- Georgia -- 1800-1899
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design depicts silhouette of people dancing in a tropical setting with fan dancer.
Content: NRA member symbol on lower left hand corner of cover
Content: Cover design includes photograph of Ray Miller and his Orchestra.
Statement of responsibility: by Kerry Mills.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 46549f30-c594-012f-0d0a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1869: Creator Born
  • 1899: Copyright date
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1948: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At a Georgia camp meeting" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At a Georgia camp meeting" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). At a Georgia camp meeting Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecd0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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At a Georgia camp meeting