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Title
Dora Dean
Additional title: Oh! have you ever seen my Dora Dean. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Way down in Lou'siana, dat's where ole sister Hannah, bakes all the cracklin bread upon the coals. [first line]
Names
Clifford, Billy S. (Singer)
Huth, Maud (Singer)
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Composer)
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Lyricist)
Hetzel, George (1826-1899) (Arranger)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: c1896 [c1895-1896]
Place: New York ; San Francisco
Publisher: Broder and Schlam
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans
Dance -- 1890-1899
Sexual attraction
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover includes a photograph of Clifford and Huth [i.e. Billy S. Clifford and Maud Huth].
Content: On cover: The greatest coon song ever written! Dora Dean, the sweetest gal you ever seen; words and music by Bert A. Williams of Williams & Walker; Schottische arranged by Geo. W. Hetzel; sung with great success by Clifford and Huth and many others.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Bert A. Williams.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2520e6a0-c590-012f-af17-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dora Dean" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - c1896 [c1895-1896]. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-158c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dora Dean" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-158c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - c1896 [c1895-1896]). Dora Dean Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-158c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Dora Dean