Blacktown and the fair

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Title
Blacktown and the fair
Additional title: Hit seems to me hits mighty plain, dese Blacktown folks is plum insane. [first line]
Additional title: In de mornin, to de big Worlds show! [first line of chorus]
Names
Taylor, H. S. (Lyricist)
Herbert, J. B. (John Bunyan) (b. 1852) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: Chicago
Publisher: The S. Brainard's Sons Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover contains decorative border and illustration of a black man portrayed as an ethnic stereotype.
Statement of responsibility: words by H.S. Taylor ; music by J.B. Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 54384850-c58e-012f-03cf-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Blacktown and the fair" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4a2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Blacktown and the fair" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 26, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4a2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1893 - 1893). Blacktown and the fair Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f4a2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Blacktown and the fair