Carolina mammy

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Blind Blake (ca. 1880-1935) (Composer)

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

Sheet music, 1922.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1922
Place Term: New York : London
Publisher: L. Feist ; Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Bombo, 1922)
Sheet music
Content : Al Jolson's big hit in 'Bombo'--Cover.

Content : Cameo photograph of Henry Murtagh on cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Featured by Henry Murtagh, famous organist, Grauman's Metropolitan Theatre, Los Angeles--Cover.

Content : First line of chorus; Carolina Mammy, I'm longin' for you.

Content : First line of text: Mammy, Mammy, I'm hurrying home.

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Some discoloration.

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

Statement of Responsibility: [words and music by] Billy James.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14530131
UUID: bb0a1c20-c5ff-012f-18b7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1880: Creator Born
  • 1922: Created
  • 1935: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Carolina mammy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1922.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Carolina mammy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 7, 2015.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1922). Carolina mammy Retrieved from

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Carolina mammy