Armazindy Lee

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Armazindy Lee
Additional title: Have you seen my Armazindy, she am my baby true. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There's a little yaller gal right in this town, that I'm going to tell you all about. [first line]
Lane, Mary F. (Arranger)
Todd, Eugene (Composer)
Todd, Eugene (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place: New York
Publisher: Manhattan Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: Caption above first bar of music: "Rag" introduction.
Content: Cover incldues drawing of an elegantly dressed African American woman wearing a hat and carrying a muff.
Content: Summary: Armazindy is the best woman in town and I love her; we are going to be married. I'll be blushing at my wedding; in case there's a fight, better have a razor up your sleeve.
Content: On cover: Coon-song in the popular rag time.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Eugene Todd.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d18d2be0-c591-012f-246c-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Armazindy Lee" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897.

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Armazindy Lee