The coon's breach of promise

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Title
The coon's breach of promise
Additional title: Dis coon am full of trouble. [first line]
Additional title: Now I want my letters, Rosie. [first line of chorus]
Names
Scott, Frank N. (Lyricist)
Blake, Chas. D. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: Boston
Publisher: [F. Trifet]
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans
Cakewalk (Dance)
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Boston Journal of Sheet Music. No. 168, July 13, 1898.
Statement of responsibility: words by Frank N. Scott ; music by Chas. D. Blake.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f1d1f150-c592-012f-2cb5-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The coon's breach of promise" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f13c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The coon's breach of promise" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 21, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f13c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). The coon's breach of promise Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f13c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The coon's breach of promise