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The Negro boatman's song
Composer: Emerson, L. O. (Luther Orlando) 1820-1915
Lyrics:Oh praise an' tanks (first line of text)
Yam will grow, de cotton blow (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Whittier, John Greenleaf 1807-1892
Publisher:Oliver Ditson & Co.
Publication Date:1862
Description:The Negro boatman's song / words by J. G. Whittier ; music by L. O. Emerson.
For voice and chorus (SATB) with piano.
Cover title.
First line of text: Oh praise an' tanks.
First line of chorus: De yam will grow, de cotton blow.
"Words by J. G. Whittier from the Atlantic Monthly by permission"--Cover.
On cover: 2 1/2 inside a star.
Format:1 score (5 p.) ; 33 cm.
Subjects:Whittier, John Greenleaf,--1807-1892--Musical settings
Songs with piano
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Songs and music
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-00061.dc
OCLC Record ID:50657052
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