My Susie-Anna from Louisiana

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Title
My Susie-Anna from Louisiana
Additional title: 'Way down in Louisiana lives my dusky little belle. [first line of song]
Additional title: My Susieanna, from Louisiana, I love you honey. [first line of chorus]
Names
Amber, Maud (Singer)
Perrin, Sidney (Composer)
McGuire, Tom (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: George L. Spaulding
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans
Man-woman relationships
Sexual attraction
Genres
Vocal scores with piano
Notes
Content: Photostat of original.
Content: Summary: The narrator is in love with his girlfriend Susieanna and hopes she will marry him in the future.
Content: Cover design includes photograph of Maude Amber.
Content: Descriptive subtitle on cover: An Ethiopian love song.
Content: On cover: As originally produced at F. F. Proctor's Theaters, N.Y. City with the animated song sheet.
Statement of responsibility: words by Tom McGuire ; music by Sid. L. Perrin.
Physical Description
Extent: 5 p. ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4d9d78a0-c595-012f-f175-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Susie-Anna from Louisiana" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f013-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Susie-Anna from Louisiana" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f013-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). My Susie-Anna from Louisiana Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f013-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My Susie-Anna from Louisiana