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Title
Louisiana from Havana
Additional title: I dun heard much noise of late from color'd gentry 'bout dem nigger wenches [First line of song]
Additional title: She's my Louisi, Louisi, Louisi, Louisiana from the tropics [First line of chorus]
Names
Stevens, Edwin, 1860-1923 (Singer)
Faircloth, Frank T. (Lyricist)
Fenster, Isidore (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Place: San Francisco, Cal.
Publisher: The Pacific Musical Office
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Marriage
African Americans -- Alabama -- Birmingham
Cuban Americans
Emigrants
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover illustration features a young lady wearing a hat with feathers and a muff.
Content: On cover: as sung with great succcess by Edwin Stevens, Conchita, Irene Franklin, Walter J. Talbot and, others.
Content: Photograph of Edwin Stevens by Bushnell on cover.
Statement of responsibility: words by Frank T. Faircloth ; music by Isodore Fenster.
Date: Copyright date: 1899
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10826013
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 052a08f0-c595-012f-9360-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1860: Creator Born
  • 1899: Issued
  • 1923: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Louisiana from Havana" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Louisiana from Havana" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899). Louisiana from Havana Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ebec-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Louisiana from Havana