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Title
Down de lover's lane
Additional title: Oh in lover's lane.
Additional title: Summer night an' sighin' breeze, long de lover's lane. [first line]
Names
Earle, Virginia, 1875-1937 (Singer)
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906 (Lyricist)
Cook, Will Marion (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York ; Chicago ; [etc.]
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Walking
Love
African Americans
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Virginia Earle.
Content: The Casino Girl [musical].
Content: Descriptive subtitle: Plantation Croon.
Statement of responsibility: words by Paul Lawrence Dunbar ; music by Will Marion Cook.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2ff1d1f0-c596-012f-6539-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1875: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1937: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down de lover's lane" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/82159551-77df-45d7-e040-e00a1806431b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Down de lover's lane" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/82159551-77df-45d7-e040-e00a1806431b

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900). Down de lover's lane Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/82159551-77df-45d7-e040-e00a1806431b

Wikipedia Citation

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Down de lover's lane