The sheath gown in Darktown

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Title
The sheath gown in Darktown
Additional title: Bandana land. Sheath gown in Darktown. Vocal score.
Names
Allen, Mord (Lyricist)
De Takacs, Andre C. (Illustrator)
White Studio (New York, N.Y.) (Photographer)
Lemonier, Tom (1870-1945) (Composer)
Collection

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1908.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1908
Place: New York
Publisher: Gotham-Attucks
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Bandana land, 1908)
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cameo photographs of [Bert Williams], by White N.Y., and Walker? on cover.
Content: Caption title.
Content: Cover illustrated by De Takacs.
Content: Covers separated; edges frayed and torn; some corners missing.
Content: Direction, F. Ray Comstock--Cover.
Content: First line of chorus: Oh there's trouble down in old Darktown.
Content: First line of text: Miss Belladonna Sophie Brown has been to gay Paree.
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Content: Williams and Walker's musical comedy success, Bandana Land--Cover.
Statement of responsibility: words by "Mord" Allen ; music by Tom Lemonier.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG99-C485
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14535796
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c0a758d0-c5fe-012f-df93-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1908: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The sheath gown in Darktown" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1908. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-f115-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The sheath gown in Darktown" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-f115-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1908). The sheath gown in Darktown Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-f115-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The sheath gown in Darktown