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Names
Williams & Walker (Comedy team) (Composer)
Williams & Walker (Comedy team) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Feist & Frankenthaler
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African American women
African American photographers
Humorous songs
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover design [by Rank Parker?] includes drawing of an African American woman in a long dress and hat carrying a camera.

Content : Summary: Using ethnic stereotyped language, the narrator humorously describes an African American woman who is laid off from photographic work and starts photographing on her own.

Content : On cover: Composed expressly for the New York Sunday World.

Content : The Sunday World's Album of ten great original songs. Part 5; Published as a supplement to the New York World. Sunday, Oct. 1, 1899.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Williams and Walker.
Physical Description
Extent: 4 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 96845fa0-c595-012f-d9ca-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Snap-shot Sal" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efcd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Snap-shot Sal" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efcd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). Snap-shot Sal Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-efcd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Snap-shot Sal