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Cover Illustration

Illustration of a man and woman in a boat on the water with trees, a cabin, and a steamboat in the background. The man is playing a banjo.

First Line of Song

There's a sweet old melody My mother sang to me,

First Line of Chorus

Sweet memorie that come to me of happy days

Publication Date



Braxton, Miss.: Laurence C. Jones

Performance Medium

Voice; Piano;

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Format (Original)

1 score (4p.) 23.5 x 31

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Location of Original

Box 22B Folder 3B


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

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

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Sweet Memories of Dixie



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