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Uncle Ned : the popular Negro ballad
Composer: Foster, Stephen Collins 1826-1864
Alternate title:Uncle Ned; arr.
Lyrics:I once knew a Nigger (first line of text)
Hang up the shovel and the hoe, the hoe (first line of chorus)
Publisher:J. Allen
Publication Date:18XX
Description:Uncle Ned : the popular Negro ballad.
Arr. for voice and piano, with chorus refrain.
Caption title.
Page 1 is unnumbered, p. 2-4 are numbered 90-92.
Imprint from colophon.
The Musical bouquet was published by Charles Sheard at 192 High Holborn, London, from 1855 until 1899. Cf. Victorian music publishers / Parkinson.
Caption ill.: an Afro-American man playing the fiddle and 2 boys sitting on barrels.
First line of text: I once knew a Nigger.
First line of chorus: Hang up the shovel and the hoe, the hoe.
Foster Hall Collection cutter no.: FS148.538.
Original publication information: 18--.
DPL's copy has been cropped on the top and bottom.
Format:1 score ([1], p. 90-92) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Subjects:African Americans--Songs and music
Slavery--United States--Songs and music
Popular music--United States--To 1901
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-00006.dc
OCLC Record ID:24062211
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