I must have been a dreamin' [I must a been a dreamin']

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Title
I must have been a dreamin' [I must a been a dreamin']
Additional title: I must have been a dreamin' while all dis was a seemin'.. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Last night I took dinner with the king of Spain. [first line]
Names
Cole, Bob (1868-1911) (Lyricist)
Cole, Bob (1868-1911) (Composer)
Midgley, Fannie (1877-1932) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Dresser
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Waking
Dreaming
Mistaken identity
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Fannie Midgley in blackface.
Statement of responsibility: composed by Bob Cole.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7bf2de90-c596-012f-cb16-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1868: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1911: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I must have been a dreamin' [I must a been a dreamin']" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ee6f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I must have been a dreamin' [I must a been a dreamin']" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ee6f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). I must have been a dreamin' [I must a been a dreamin'] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ee6f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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I must have been a dreamin'  [I must a been a dreamin']