Down among the sugar cane

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Title
Down among the sugar cane
Names
Avery, Dan (Lyricist)
Pfeiffer, E. H. (Illustrator)
Smith, Chris (1879-1949) (Composer)
Mack, Cecil
Hart, Chas. (Charles)
Collection

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1908
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Gotham-Attucks Music
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 99-338
Genres
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Notes
Content : As sung by Clara Morton of The 4 Mortons--Printed on cover below portrait of Clara Morton, lower left corner.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Center seam torn; edges frayed and torn.

Content : Cover illustrated by E.H. Pfeiffer, N.Y.

Content : First line of chorus: Can't you see the night am falling?

Content : First line of text: Down in Lou'sianna, where the sugar cane grows.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Written by Avery & Hart ; composed by Cecil Mack & Chris Smith.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPG99-C821
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14676426
UUID: 121379b0-c642-012f-aa78-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down among the sugar cane" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cf3b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down among the sugar cane" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 14, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cf3b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1908). Down among the sugar cane Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e2-cf3b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Down among the sugar cane