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My Creole Sue
Additional title: My creole Sue, how I love you. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: While tonight I sit reflecting over mem'ries of the past. [first line]
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Lyricist)
Davis, Gussie L. (1863-1899) (Composer)
Foreman, Chas. E. (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: New York
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Man-woman relationships
Sheet music
Content: On cover: Chas. E. Foreman.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Gussie L. Davis.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8b9b3de0-c593-012f-3836-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1898: Issued
  • 1899: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Creole Sue" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Creole Sue" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 25, 2017.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). My Creole Sue Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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My Creole Sue