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Oh darkies, how my heart grows weary, far from the old folks at home.

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Title
Oh darkies, how my heart grows weary, far from the old folks at home.
Collection

Our old folks

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1914
Place: New York
Publisher: s.n.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare B 02-11
Topics
Older African Americans
African Americans
Older people
Genres
Photographs
Portraits
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433036926552
RLIN/OCLC: 50318897
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15466198
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 59481ed0-c61f-012f-fd31-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1914: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh darkies, how my heart grows weary, far from the old folks at home." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1914. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-9636-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Oh darkies, how my heart grows weary, far from the old folks at home." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-9636-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1914). Oh darkies, how my heart grows weary, far from the old folks at home. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-9636-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Oh darkies, how my heart grows weary, far from the old folks at home.