Sheet Music Collection

Title

Spanish Coon

Composer

Mark Beam

Files

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Cover Illustration

Photograph of Miss May Irwin; Illustration of tambourine, banjo, cobweb, and Hawaiian guitar

First Line of Song

A coon who once was stranded on the shores of sunny Spain,

First Line of Chorus

If evah I should start in to cry, I'd cert'ny drown,

Lyricist

Beam, Mark

Arranger

Nichols, George A.

Illustrator/Artist

Starmer, William A. (William Austin), b. 1872; Starmer, Frederick S., b. 1879

Lithographer/Printer

May Irwin

Subjects

Minstrel Music

Publication Date

1904

Publisher

May Irwin

Performance Medium

Piano; voice

Music Genre

Minstrel

Object Type

text

Format (Original)

1 score; (4 p.); 35.5 cm.

Format (Digital)

PDF

Physical ID#

32278011765462

Digital ID#

011765462_1904

Location of Original

Box 143; Folder 2; Piece 26

Repository

Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Rights Management

Item Unavailable Due to Copyright Restrictions

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, e-mail sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

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