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Title
My black baby mine
Additional title: I've got a gal, a beauty bright, she's my black baby mine. [first line]
Additional title: Slumber darling , stars will brightly shine. [first line of chorus]
Names
Le Mack, Thomas (Lyricist)
Le Mack, Thomas (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Heaven
Love songs
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Descriptive subtitle: Ethiopian love song.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Thos. Le Mack.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 717db1f0-c591-012f-80d7-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My black baby mine" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-169e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My black baby mine" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-169e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896). My black baby mine Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-169e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My black baby mine