I want yer, ma honey

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Title
I want yer, ma honey
Additional title: I want yer, may honey, yes, I want yer might badly. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When de banjo's a strummin' and de darkies a hummin' den I want yer, ma honey, yes, I do! [first line]
Names
Fox, Della (Dedicatee)
Templeton, Fay (1865-1939) (Composer)
Templeton, Fay (1865-1939) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
African Americans
Sexual attraction
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Subtitle on cover: An Ethiopian oddity.
Content: Dedication above caption title: Dedicated to Miss Della Fox.
Content: Handwritten inscription on cover at upper right corner: Compliments of M.S.A., February "96" to F.E.M.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Fay Templeton.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 484d6df0-c590-012f-f3a1-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I want yer, ma honey" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c07e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I want yer, ma honey" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 18, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c07e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). I want yer, ma honey Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-c07e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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I want yer, ma honey