I've got him dead

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I've got him dead
Additional title: I've got him dead, dead, dead, dead gone you see. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: You talk about a gal hav'n a coon, dead. [first line]
Dunn, Arthur (Lyricist)
Dunn, Arthur (Composer)
Irwin, May (1862-1938) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place Term: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
Man-woman relationships
Ragtime music
Sheet music
Content : On cover: May Irwin.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Arthur Dunn.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: 46df68b0-c593-012f-b168-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I've got him dead" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f0b9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I've got him dead" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f0b9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). I've got him dead Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f0b9-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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I've got him dead