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Title
All coons look alike to me
Additional title: All coons look alike to me. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Talk about a coon having trouble. [first line]
Names
Hogan, Ernest (1865-1909) (Lyricist)
Hogan, Ernest (1865-1909) (Composer)
Irwin, May (1862-1938) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Copyright Date: 1901
Place Term: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Money -- United States
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Desertion
Ragtime music
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Courted into Court. [musical]

Content : On cover: Photograph of May Irwin.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Ernest Hogan.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: db6bb310-c590-012f-c66d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1909: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "All coons look alike to me" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9389ac1d-fe42-81ec-e040-e00a1806643f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "All coons look alike to me" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9389ac1d-fe42-81ec-e040-e00a1806643f

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). All coons look alike to me Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9389ac1d-fe42-81ec-e040-e00a1806643f

Wikipedia Citation

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All coons look alike to me