Cupid might have been a little coon

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Title
Cupid might have been a little coon
Additional title: For honey is sweet, sweet, wild or tame. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The nusy bee of joyous June improves each shining hour. [first line]
Names
Taylor, Bert Leston (1866-1921) (Lyricist)
Lewis, Walter H. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Bees
Race discrimination
African Americans
Honey
Cupids -- 1900-1999
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Ship at sea among icebergs. [illustration]
Content: The Explorers. [musical]
Statement of responsibility: words by Bert Leston Taylor ; music by Walter H. Lewis.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cbca8900-c597-012f-feb7-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1866: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Cupid might have been a little coon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e087636-f666-133e-e040-e00a18060929

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Cupid might have been a little coon