Mr. Johnson turn me loose

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Title
Mr. Johnson turn me loose
Additional title: Last night when ev'rything was still, Oh! babe. [first line]
Additional title: Mr. Johnson turn me loose. [first line of chorus]
Names
Haering, Robert (Lyricist)
Guentzel, Gus (Arranger)
Haering, Robert (Composer)
Green, Harry (Composer)
Green, Harry (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Evansville, Ind.
Publisher: The G.W. Warren Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Gambling
Police
Jails
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: picture of a white policeman holding a black man.
Statement of responsibility: composed by Haering and Green.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6e57ec70-c591-012f-2239-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mr. Johnson turn me loose" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1699-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Mr. Johnson turn me loose" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 24, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1699-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Mr. Johnson turn me loose Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1699-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Mr. Johnson turn me loose