Dat coon has got me guessin'

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Title
Dat coon has got me guessin'
Additional title: Dat coon has got me guessin'. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I met a mister Johnson jes about a year ago/ [first line]
Names
Lafferty, J. Wesley (Composer)
Robb, Arthur L. (Lyricist)
Saumenig, Herbert M. (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
African Americans
Courtrooms
Money -- United States
Courtship -- 1900-1999
Dandies
Rejection (Psychology)
Betrothal
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Desertion
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: An African American couple. [caricature]
Statement of responsibility: words by Herbert M. Saumenig and Arthur L Robb ; music by J. Wesley Lafferty.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cfb73ed0-c597-012f-6841-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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Dat coon has got me guessin'