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My old Kentucky home, good night
Composer: Foster, Stephen Collins 1826-1864
Lyrics:Sun shines bright in the old Kentucky home (first line of text)
Weep no more my lady (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Christy Minstrels
Publisher:Firth, Pond & Co.
Publication Date:1853
Description:My old Kentucky home, good night / written and composed by Stephen C. Foster.
For voice and piano, with chorus refrain.
Titles for series nos. 18-19 printed on t.p.
Other publishers: Pittsburgh : H. Kleber ; Cleveland : Holbrook & Long ; St. Louis : Balmer & Weber.
"As sung by Christy's Minstrels"--Cover.
Verses 2-3 printed without accompaniment on p. 5.
"Wakelam."
"Quidor Engvr."--Colophon.
"25 [cents] nett."
First line of text: The sun shines bright in the old Kentucky home.
First line of chorus: Weep no more my lady.
Format:1 score ([1], 2-5, [1] p.) ; 28 cm.
Subjects:Popular music--United States--To 1901
African Americans--Songs and music
Slavery--United States--To 1901
Kentucky--Songs and music
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-00083.dc
OCLC Record ID:23297611
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