Not a coon came out the way that he went in

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Title
Not a coon came out the way that he went in
Additional title: For not a coon came out the way that he went in. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There was a grand affair, last night, at William Sampson's Hall. [first line]
Names
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Lyricist)
Williams, Bert (1874-1922) (Composer)
Walker, George (1873-1911) (Lyricist)
Walker, George (1873-1911) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1898

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1898
Date Issued: 1898
Place: New York
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans
Balls (Parties)
Handguns -- 1880-1889
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Building, people on firestairs and on the roof (cartoon).
Content: On cover: Williams and Walker.
Statement of responsibility: by Williams and Walker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): aa318780-c593-012f-2f10-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1874: Creator Born
  • 1898: Issued
  • 1922: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Not a coon came out the way that he went in" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1898 - 1898. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f259-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Not a coon came out the way that he went in" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f259-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1898 - 1898). Not a coon came out the way that he went in Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-f259-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Not a coon came out the way that he went in