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My Yokohama lady
Additional title: She is my baby, my Japan lady. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There's a girl in Yokohama. [first line]
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Composer)
Gassman, Josephine (Singer)
Johnson, Lee, songwriter (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: London
Publisher: J. Donigan
Library locations
Music Division
Women -- Japan
Yokohama-shi (Japan)
African Americans
Cakewalk (Dance)
Interracial marriage
Man-woman relationships
Sheet music
Content: On cover: A Japanese woman wearing traditional dress. [illustration]
Content: On cover: Photograph of Josephine Gassman.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Lee Johnson.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c1ad7390-c598-012f-35ac-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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My Yokohama lady