Sheet Music Collection

Composer

Irving Jones

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Cover Illustration

Striped and floral border by C.E.J. ; photo of and African American woman pointing to her husband's belongings on the floor.

First Line of Song

A big, black, burly coon and his yaller wife

First Line of Chorus

Leave this house when you get your trunk packed

Publication Date

1897

Publisher

New York : Jos. W. Stern & Co., ; Jos. W. Stern & Co.

Performance Medium

Piano; voice

Music Genre

Minstrel

Object Type

text

Format (Original)

1 score (4 p.) ; 36 cm.

Format (Digital)

PDF

Physical ID#

32278009353016

Digital ID#

009353016-1897

Location of Original

Box 9, Folder 3, Piece 2

Repository

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

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

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

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