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Creole Belle
Additional title: All coons are prancin,singin and dancin. [first line]
Additional title: My Creole Belle, I love her swell. [first line of chorus]
Lampe, J. B. (Jens Bodewalt) (Composer)
Sidney, George (Lyricist)
Sidney, George (fl. 1805-1825) (Printer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: [c1900] / 1901
Place: Buffalo, NY ; Detroit Mich.
Publisher: The Lampe Music Co. ; The Whitney Warner Pub. Co.
Library locations
Music Division
African Americans
Man-woman relationships
Sheet music
Content: On cover: Female portraits.
Statement of responsibility: words by George Sidney ; music by J. Bodewalt Lampe.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2362a6c0-c596-012f-77cb-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Creole Belle" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - [c1900] / 1901.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Creole Belle" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 19, 2017.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - [c1900] / 1901). Creole Belle Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Creole Belle