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Title
The belle of Honolulu
Additional title: [Two portraits.]
Names
Kelly & Violette (Singer)
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Lyricist)
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: San Francisco
Publisher: Sherman Clay & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Cakewalk (Dance)
Interracial marriage
Betrothal
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: pictures of Kelly & Violette.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Lee Johnson.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e13fa540-c592-012f-77a4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The belle of Honolulu" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f17c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The belle of Honolulu" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f17c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). The belle of Honolulu Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f17c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The belle of Honolulu