In sunny South Car'lina live an old aunt Dinah and her daughter named Caroline. [first line]

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Names
Bonita (b. 1886) (Singer)
McPherson, R. C. (Richard C.) (1883-1944) (Lyricist)
Smith & Bowen (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Publisher: Windsor Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans -- South Carolina
African Americans
Betrothal
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: Photograph of Bonita and two African American children.

Content : On cover: An African American woman leaning out of a window. [caricature]

Statement of Responsibility: Words by R. C. McPherson ; music by Smith & Bowen.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: fc7e45b0-c597-012f-c853-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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In sunny South Car'lina live an old aunt Dinah and her daughter named Caroline. [first line]