No more will I ever be your baby

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Title
No more will I ever be your baby
Additional title: Miss Liza Jane Johnson has got high-toned since she's moved uptown. [first line of song]
Additional title: No more will I ever be your baby. [first line of chorus]
Names
Hogan, Ernest (1865-1909) (Composer)
Hogan, Ernest (1865-1909) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
African American women
Passing (Identity)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover design includes photograph of Ernest Hogan.
Content: Summary: using several derogatory words, the narrator describes his former girlfriend as having changed, now wanting to pass for white and not wanting to associate with other African Americans; that is the reason she spurned him. She intends to seek a high-born husband in another country.
Statement of responsibility: [by] Ernest Hogan.
Physical Description
Extent: 8 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 55bd0590-c595-012f-38bb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1909: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "No more will I ever be your baby" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f01f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "No more will I ever be your baby" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f01f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). No more will I ever be your baby Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f01f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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No more will I ever be your baby