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Title
I'm goin' to live anyhow, till I die
Additional title: I'm goin' to live anyhow till I die. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Now there's a coon down 'n Tennessee. [first line]
Names
Edmonds, Shepard N. (1876-1957) (Lyricist)
Edmonds, Shepard N. (1876-1957) (Composer)
Hogan, Ernest (1865-1909) (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Religion
Congregational churches
African Americans
Lifestyles
Interpersonal relations
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: An African American man wearing a top hat on a rural road with a church in the background. [illustration]
Content: Dedication: Respectfully dedicated to the Ernest Hogan. (Uncle Rube.)
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Shepard N. Edmonds.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3b9a7aa0-c598-012f-bd12-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1876: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1957: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm goin' to live anyhow, till I die" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9155548a-56ba-b0fb-e040-e00a180652ee

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'm goin' to live anyhow, till I die" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 30, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9155548a-56ba-b0fb-e040-e00a180652ee

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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I'm goin' to live anyhow, till I die