I makes mine myself

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I makes mine myself
Additional title: Broadway brevities. I makes mine myself. Vocal score.
Wohlman, Sol (Illustrator)
Lumiere (N.Y.) (Illustrator)
De Witt, Francis (Lyricist)
Bowers, Robert Hood (1877-1941) (Composer)

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1921.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1921
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Broadway brevities, 1920)
Blackface entertainers
Sheet music
Content : Center seam torn.

Content : Cover illustrated by Lumiere and Wohlman.

Content : Cover photograph of Bert Williams, in blackface.

Content : First line of chorus: 'Cause I makes mine myself.

Content : First line of text: Today I meets big Moses Jackson.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

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

Content : Introduced by Bert Williams in the musical success Broadway brevities at the New York Winter Garden--Cover.

Statement of Responsibility: Lyric by Francis De Witt ; music by Robert Hood Bowers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14533089
UUID: 8db87280-c5ff-012f-462f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1921: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I makes mine myself" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1921. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c2cb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I makes mine myself" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 24, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c2cb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1921). I makes mine myself Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-c2cb-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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I makes mine myself