The lime kiln club

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The lime kiln club
Additional title: o you want to be a member of the Lime Kiln Club? [first line]
Additional title: Then brudders and sisters, just hand me the white wings and see me flying to the sky. [first line of chorus]
Bonnell, Otto (Arranger)
Rossiter, Will (1867-1954) (Copyright holder)
Bogart (Composer)
Bogart (Lyricist)
O'Brien (Composer)
O'Brien (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: Will Rossiter
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Music Division
African Americans
Sheet music
Content: Cover contains a drawing of stylized ethnic stereotype black men well dressed with derby hats playing with dice. The caption under the photo reads: Come 7-11!
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Bogart and O'Brien.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 92493610-c58e-012f-013f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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The lime kiln club