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Title
My Honolulu lady
Additional title: Is'e done shook my Alabama gal. [first line]
Additional title: She is my Honolulu lady. [first line of chorus]
Names
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Lyricist)
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Composer)
Johnson, Carroll (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Place: San Francisco
Publisher: The Zeno Mauvais Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans
Hawaiians
Contests
Interracial marriage
Betrothal
Schottisches
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Carroll Johnson in blackface.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Lee Johnson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 915cc070-c593-012f-4131-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1898: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Honolulu lady" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f074-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "My Honolulu lady" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f074-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898). My Honolulu lady Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f074-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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My Honolulu lady