Dreamin' ob ole Kentucky

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Dreamin' ob ole Kentucky
Additional title: I'se been dreamin' ob dear ole Kentucky, ob chill'un an' Massa so kind. [first line]
Additional title: Ise been dreamin', yes dreamin', dreamin' ob home. [first line of chorus]
Wellcot, Sam (Lyricist)
Wellcot, Sam (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
African Americans -- Domestic life -- Kentucky -- 1880-1889
Sheet music
Content: No cover.
Content: Descriptive subtitle: Negro character song.
Content: Stamp on back: Harry Pepper & Company, Arthur E. Thomas, Manager, 57 West 42nd Street. New York City.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Sam Wellcot.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 30 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1e9d5fc0-c58f-012f-8aeb-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dreamin' ob ole Kentucky" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05fa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dreamin' ob ole Kentucky" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 29, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05fa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894). Dreamin' ob ole Kentucky Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05fa-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Dreamin' ob ole Kentucky