Way down yonder in the cornfield : Alabama

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Names
Edwards, Gus (1879-1945) (Composer)
Edwards, Gus (1879-1945) (Lyricist)
Cobb, Will D. (1876-1930) (Composer)
Cobb, Will D. (1876-1930) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1928
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Paull-Pioneer Music
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Alabama
Reminiscing
Homesickness
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Collective cover page: Pioneer gems of song : nee'r to be forgotten.

Content : Summary: A man standing on a pier looks at a boat named Alabama and reminisces about his home plantation; the ship's captain offers to take him back home and he returns to his plantation.

Ownership : Gift of the Columbia Broadcasting System Inc., [1974].

Statement of Responsibility: By Cobb and Edwards
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 57cc4d30-c599-012f-764e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1879: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1945: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Way down yonder in the cornfield : Alabama" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/979ef972-4065-2319-e040-e00a180650a7

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Way down yonder in the cornfield : Alabama" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/979ef972-4065-2319-e040-e00a180650a7

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Way down yonder in the cornfield : Alabama