Can you blame me for lovin' dat man?

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Title
Can you blame me for lovin' dat man?
Additional title: Can you blame me for lovin' dat man. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Never thought I'd love a man in all my life. [first line]
Names
Sterling, Andrew B (b. 1874) (Lyricist)
Von Tilzer, Harry (1872-1946) (Composer)
Driver, Anna (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein & Von Tilzer
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Money
African Americans
Questioning -- United States
Betrothal
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Photograph of Anna Driver.
Content: On cover: An African American woman with a ring. [illustration]
Statement of responsibility: words by Andrew Sterling ; music by Harry Von Tilzer.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba513a50-c597-012f-94b6-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1901: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Can you blame me for lovin' dat man?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8d904777-5202-51c5-e040-e00a18064f47

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Can you blame me for lovin' dat man?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8d904777-5202-51c5-e040-e00a18064f47

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). Can you blame me for lovin' dat man? Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8d904777-5202-51c5-e040-e00a18064f47

Wikipedia Citation

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Can you blame me for lovin' dat man?