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Lam', Lam', Lam'
Additional title: A coon who heard the praises sung of chicken on ev'ry side. [first line]
Additional title: Cow meat am good and sweet. [first line of chorus]
Abbott, Frank (Lyricist)
Jerome, Benjamin M. (1881-1938) (Composer)
Lyons, Johnny (Dedicatee)
Thardo, Claude (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
Fathers and daughters
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Sheet music
Content : Dedication: Respectfully dedicated to Brother Johnny Lyons A. C. E.

Content : On cover: Claude Thardo in blackface.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Frank Abbott ; music by Ben M. Jerome.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: b98b42f0-c596-012f-f0a1-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lam', Lam', Lam'