Miss Brown's cake-walk

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Miss Brown's cake-walk
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Composer)

Published music

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1896
Place: New York
Publisher: S. Brainard's Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Music (Sheet) 00-318
African Americans
Sheet music
Sheet music covers
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by DeKalb.
Content: First line of chorus: You can all look hard.
Content: First line of text: Last night we had a cake-walk.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Music for the dance, entitled "The walk", printed after chorus on p. 5.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Bert A. Williams.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14693511
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3c3e6300-c642-012f-6bf9-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1896: Created
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Miss Brown's cake-walk" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/79371e05-1909-18a0-e040-e00a18065e49

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Miss Brown's cake-walk" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/79371e05-1909-18a0-e040-e00a18065e49

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). Miss Brown's cake-walk Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/79371e05-1909-18a0-e040-e00a18065e49

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Miss Brown's cake-walk