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[Physical ID#]: [Title], Charles H. Templeton, Sr. sheet music collection. Special Collections, Mississippi State University Libraries.
Offensive illustration of an African American man in a suit and top hat waving money around while in the back seat of a car. A photograph of Arthur Deming in blackface is inset to the right of the illustration and a photograph of an African American man wearing a bowler hat in a tiny car is below it.
First Line of Song
A swell coon came from 'Frisco with a trunk chuck full of gold,
First Line of Chorus
Money was made for coon to spend
New York : The Dowling-Sutton Music Pub. Co.
1 score (5p.); 27.5 x 36cm
Location of Original
Box 59, Folder 5
Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)
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