View this item elsewhere:

Names
Kingsley, Edith (Composer)
Kingsley, Edith (Lyricist)
Daly, Lucy (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place Term: St. Louis
Publisher: Thiebes-Stierlin Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Ohio River
African Americans
Family life
Rivers -- 1800-1899
River boats
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Cover includes a portrait photograph of Lucy Daly with a reproduction of her inscription and signature.

Content : Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom near right: Thos. Shaw, music dealer, Wichita, Kansas.

Content : Cover (inside the D of the title) contains drawing of a river boat.

Content : Chorus adds chorus of alto, tenor, and bass to vocal and piano parts.

Content : Each page of music contains illustrations of ethnic stereotyped African Americans and river scenes.

Content : Summary: In ethnic stereotyped language, a father enjoys showing his son the enjoyment of living near the Ohio river.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Edith Kingsley.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 09786110-c591-012f-453a-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down on the Ohio" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc4c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down on the Ohio" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc4c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Down on the Ohio Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc4c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc4c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99 | title= (notated music) Down on the Ohio, (1896 - 1896) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=July 30, 2015 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

Down on the Ohio