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Title
That brown skin baby mine
Additional title: I have a brown skinned baby who is just the card. [first line]
Additional title: I love my little brown skin baby mine. [first line of chorus]
Names
Hengler, May (1883 or 4-1952) (Singer)
Hengler, Florence (d. 1965) (Singer)
Perrin, Sidney (Lyricist)
Perrin, Sidney (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place Term: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Upper class women
African Americans
Social classes
Lust
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Hengler Sisters.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Sidney Perrin.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 040f03c0-c594-012f-d6ac-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "That brown skin baby mine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1d5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "That brown skin baby mine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1d5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). That brown skin baby mine Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f1d5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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That brown skin baby mine