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There's other races like their chicken 'sides the coon

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Title
There's other races like their chicken 'sides the coon
Additional title: A coon walked in a butcher store to buy some meat one day. [first line]
Additional title: There's other races like their chicken 'sides the coon. [first line of chorus]
Names
Miller, Chas. H. W. (Lyricist)
Miller, Chas. H. W. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1901
Place: Cincinnati, O.
Publisher: Ilsen & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Characters and characteristics in opera
United States -- Race relations
African Americans
Chickens -- United States
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Caricatures of ethnic types and chickens.
Content: On cover: Photograph of Chas. H. W. Miller.
Statement of responsibility: words and music by Chas. H. W. Miller.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 33086960-c599-012f-95c3-58d385a7bc34
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: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There's other races like their chicken 'sides the coon" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1901. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99aa4e0c-8bc6-37d5-e040-e00a18063c65

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "There's other races like their chicken 'sides the coon" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 29, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99aa4e0c-8bc6-37d5-e040-e00a18063c65

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1901). There's other races like their chicken 'sides the coon Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/99aa4e0c-8bc6-37d5-e040-e00a18063c65

Wikipedia Citation

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There's other races like their chicken 'sides the coon