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African American composers : 111 title(s)
Title: Sing again that sweet refrain, or, Far from the old folks at home by Davis, Gussie L. : 1894
Subject: African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Popular music--United States--To 1901

Title: The Indian : two step by Stone, Fred S. : 1895
Subject: Indians of North America--Songs and music
Piano music
Dance music--United States
African American composers

Title: Mackinac march : two step by Stone, Fred S. : 1896
Subject: Marches (Piano)
Piano music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Mackinac Island (Mich.)--Songs and music
Musical works

Title: Take your clothes and go by Jones, Irving : 1897
Subject: African Americans--Songs and music
Minstrel music
Ragtime music
African American composers

Title: Now for a stranger don't cast me aside : song and chorus by Guy, Harry P. : 1898
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit

Title: Ma rag time baby : two-step by Stone, Fred S. : 1898
Subject: Piano music (Ragtime)
Dance music
Piano music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
African American women
Caricatures

Title: Ma ragtime baby : two-step for piano by Stone, Fred S. : 1898
Subject: Piano music (Ragtime)
Dance music (Piano)
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit

Title: The bos'n rag : cake walk by Stone, Fred S. : 1899
Subject: Piano music (Ragtime)
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
African American women
Dogs
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Ma ragtime baby : original rag time song & chorus by Stone, Fred S. : 1899
Subject: Ragtime music
Songs with piano
Popular music--To 1901
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit

Title: I must have been a dreamin' by Cole, Bob : 1900
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: You needn't come around knocking me by : 1901
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Gavels
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Silk and rags : waltzes by Stone, Fred S. : 1901
Subject: Piano music
Waltzes
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Women
African Americans
Boys
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Tell me, dusky maiden : a travesty by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1901
Subject: Johnson, James Weldon--1871-1938--Musical settings
Revues--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Nobody's lookin' but de owl an' de moon by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1901
Subject: Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers

Title: Pearl of the harem : oriental rag two step by Guy, Harry P. : 1901
Subject: Piano music
Ragtime music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Women
Dancers
Harems
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Daughters of Dahomey : an oriental ragtime waltz by Guy, Harry P. : 1902
Subject: Piano music
Ragtime music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
African American girls
Portraits

Title: Oh! didn't he ramble by Handy, W. C. (William Christopher) : 1902
Subject: Popular music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: On emancipation day by Cook, Will Marion : 1902
Subject: Dunbar, Paul Laurence--1872-1906--Musical settings
Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: The little gypsy maid by Cook, Will Marion : 1902
Subject: Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Revues--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Women
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Sue : march, two-step by Stone, Fred S. : 1902
Subject: Piano music (Ragtime)
Marches (Piano)
African American composers
Popular instrumental music--1901-1910
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit

Title: Returned : empty and so silent now the old cabin stands by Cook, Will Marion : 1902
Subject: Popular music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Parthenia Johnsing by Cook, Will Marion : 1902
Subject: Popular music--1901-1910
Names, Personal--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Men
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Under the bamboo tree by Cole, Bob : 1902
Subject: Cahill, Marie--1870-1933
Summerville, Amelia--1862 or 3-1934
African Americans--Songs and music
Zulu (African people)--Songs and music
Love--Songs and music
Revues
African American composers

Title: If you're such a great star, why don't you shine by Jones, Irving : 1903
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
African American men
African American women
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Caricatures
Portraits

Title: Belle of the Philippines : march-two step by Stone, Fred S. : 1903
Subject: Names, Geographical--Songs and music
Marches (Piano)
Marches (Voice with piano)
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Save it for me by Cole, Bob : 1903
Subject: Johnson, James Weldon--1871-1938--Musical settings
Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Two eyes by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1903
Subject: Revues--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Singers
Portraits

Title: Lazy moon by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1903
Subject: Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers
Composers
African Americans
Moon--Songs and music
Portraits

Title: I'll do as much for you by Brown, Harry Leslie : 1904
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
African American women
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Down in Mobile : march characteristic by Guy, Harry P. : 1904
Subject: Marches (Piano)
Piano music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Sambo and Dinah by Cole, Bob : 1904
Subject: Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Belinda : march two step by Stone, Fred S. : 1905
Subject: Piano music
Marches (Piano)
Names, Personal--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Dogs
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Irene : waltz song & chorus by Shook, Benjamin : 1906
Subject: Songs with piano
Waltzes
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Names, Personal--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Women
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Irene : waltz song by Shook, Benjamin : 1906
Subject: Songs with piano
Waltzes
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Names, Personal--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Women
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Carry me back to old Virginny : song and chorus by Bland, James A. (James Allen) : 1906
Subject: Popular music
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers
Virginia--Songs and music

Title: Wid de moon, moon, moon : Negro love-song by Cook, Will Marion : 1907
Subject: Songs (High voice) with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Birds
Covers (Illustration)

Title: No, no, positively no by Smith, Chris : 1907
Subject: Popular music
Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Sixty-six : intermezzo by Guy, Harry P. : 1907
Subject: Piano music
African American composers
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit

Title: Sue Simmons : Bill's sister by Hill, J. Leubrie (John Leubrie) : 1908
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
Names, Personal--Songs and music
African Americans--Songs and music
Flowers
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: You with the eyes of blue by Shook, Benjamin : 1908
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Singers
Girls
Portraits

Title: Phoebe Brown by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1909
Subject: Songs with piano
Revues--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Names, Personal--Songs and music
Indians of North America
Composers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Rip Van Winkle was a lucky man : but Adam had him beat a mile by Smith, Chris : 1909
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Flowers
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Some of these days by Brooks, Shelton : 1910
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Men
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Haytian rag by Dabney, Ford T. : 1910
Subject: Piano music (Ragtime)
Ragtime music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Haiti--Songs and music

Title: That's why they call me Shine by Dabney, Ford T. : 1910
Subject: Popular music--1901-1910
Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Flowers
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Whoop 'er up! : with a whoop, la! la! by Cook, Will Marion : 1910
Subject: Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Songs with piano
African American composers
Popular music
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Sweet Suzanne by Europe, James Reese : 1910
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
Names, Personal--Songs and music
African Americans--Songs and music
Roses
Entertainers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: The undertaker man by Smith, Chris : 1911
Subject: Songs with piano
Undertakers and undertaking--Songs and music
African American composers
Couples
Men
Undertaking
Women
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: There'll come a time : when you'll feel lonely by Brooks, Shelton : 1911
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Entertainers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: The Siberian dip : a Russian episode by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1911
Subject: Popular music--1911-1920--United States--Scores
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: The Saint Vitus rag : song by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1912
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
Ragtime music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Ballin' the jack by Smith, Chris : 1913
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Men
Dancers
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: I wonder where my easy rider's gone by Brooks, Shelton : 1913
Subject: Popular music
Songs with piano
Horse racing--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Ballin' the jack by Smith, Chris : 1913
Subject: Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: At the ball, that's all by Hill, J. Leubrie (John Leubrie) : 1913
Subject: Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Balls (Parties)--Songs and music

Title: Snappin' turtle : piano solo by Cook, Doc : 1913
Subject: Piano music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Fairies
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Fizz water : trot and one step by Blake, Eubie : 1914
Subject: Piano music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Men
Carbonated beverages
Covers (Illustration)

Title: As long as there is love : I will love you by Guy, Harry P. : 1914
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Authors
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Congratulations by Europe, James Reese : 1914
Subject: Castle, Vernon--1887-1918--Songs and music
Castle, Irene--1893-1969--Songs and music
Piano music
Waltzes
African American composers
African American composers

Title: Rufe Johnson's Harmony Band by Brooks, Shelton : 1914
Subject: Popular music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Ballin' the jack : fox-trot by Smith, Chris : 1914
Subject: Piano music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Castle house rag : trot and one step by Europe, James Reese : 1914
Subject: Castle, Vernon--1887-1918--Portraits
Castle, Irene--1893-1969--Portraits
Castle, Irene--1893-1969--Songs and music
Castle, Vernon--1887-1918--Songs and music
Piano music (Ragtime)
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: The Castle walk : trot & one step by Europe, James Reese : 1914
Subject: Castle, Vernon--1887-1918--Portraits
Castle, Irene--1893-1969--Portraits
Names, Personal--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Castle valse classique : humoreske by Dvoérâak, Antonâin : 1914
Subject: Piano music
Waltzes
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Dancers
Portraits

Title: Rock me in the cradle of love by Hill, J. Leubrie (John Leubrie) : 1914
Subject: Songs (Medium voice) with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Such is life : rag fox trot by Cook, Doc : 1915
Subject: Piano music (Ragtime)
Popular instrumental music--1911-1920
Foxtrots
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: The jelly roll blues : the original jelly roll by Morton, Jelly Roll : 1915
Subject: Blues (Music)
Piano music (Blues)
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: It's all your fault by Blake, Eubie : 1915
Subject: Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Men
Entertainers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Since you went away by Brooks, Shelton : 1915
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Singers
Portraits

Title: Love's eternity by Guy, Harry P. : 1915
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Dogs
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Paradise blues : oh! pretty papa! oh! pretty papa! by Williams, Spencer : 1916
Subject: Popular music--1911-1920
Songs (Medium voice) with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Bo-Peep : song by Cook, Doc : 1916
Subject: Songs with piano
Nursery rhymes--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Shepherdesses
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Tishomingo blues by Williams, Spencer : 1917
Subject: Home--Songs and music
Names, Geographical--Songs and music
Blues (Music)
African American composers
Southern States--Songs and music

Title: The darktown strutters' ball by Brooks, Shelton : 1917
Subject: Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers
Dancers
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: You're some pretty doll by Williams, Clarence : 1917
Subject: Popular music
African American composers

Title: The darktown strutters' ball by Brooks, Shelton : 1917
Subject: Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans
Singers
Caricatures
Portraits

Title: Li'l gal : song by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1917
Subject: Dunbar, Paul Laurence--1872-1906--Musical settings
Songs (High voice) with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Cotton
Houses
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Why did you make me love you : then break my heart by Brooks, Shelton : 1917
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Singers
Portraits

Title: Three questions : a ballad by Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) : 1917
Subject: Johnson, James Weldon--1871-1938--Musical settings
Songs (Low voice) with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Cupids
Covers (Illustration)

Title: We'll stand by our flag and the U.S.A. by Guy, Harry P. : 1917
Subject: Songs with piano
Patriotic music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Flags
Patriotism
Covers (Illustration)

Title: You're a great big lonesome baby : song by Cook, Doc : 1917
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
African American composers
Roses
Entertainers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: When Aunt Dinah's daughter Hannah bangs on that piano : and Sambo sings those Southern blues by White, James : 1918
Subject: Minstrel music
Piano music (Ragtime)
Ragtime music
African American composers
Savannah (Ga.)--Songs and music

Title: Ev'ry day, or, I want you every day by Brooks, Shelton : 1918
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Birds
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Yankee Doodle's in the fight to stay by Guy, Harry P. : 1918
Subject: Songs with piano
Patriotic music
World War, 1914-1918--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Musicians
Patriotism
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Jean by Brooks, Shelton : 1919
Subject: Popular music
Names, Personal--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Sugar blues by Williams, Clarence : 1919
Subject: Songs with piano
Blues (Music)
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Sugar--Songs and music
African American men
Caricatures

Title: My landlady by Williams, Bert : [192-?], c1912
Subject: Landladies--Songs and music
Humorous songs
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers
Popular music--United States--1911-1920

Title: Days of a short while ago by Womack, E. P. : 1920
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Detroit
Flowers
Birds
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Daisy days : song by Blaufuss, Walter : 1921
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1921-1930
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Boys
Fishing
Daisies
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Bandana days : novelty fox trot song by Blake, Eubie : 1921
Subject: Songs with piano
Foxtrots
Revues--Songs and music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Legs
Covers (Illustration)

Title: That home in paradise : love and home forever by Guy, Harry P. : 1921
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Highland Park
Houses
Covers (Illustration)

Title: Strut, Miss Lizzie by Creamer, Henry : 1921
Subject: Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Love will find a way by Blake, Eubie : 1921
Subject: Love--Songs and music
Musical revues, comedies, etc.--Excerpts
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: You and I : waltz song by Guy, Harry P. : 1921
Subject: Songs with piano
Love songs
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Music publishers--Michigan--Highland Park

Title: Some of these days by Brooks, Shelton : 1922
Subject: Popular music
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music

Title: Constantly by Williams, Bert : 1922?
Subject: Humorous songs
Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers

Title: He's up against the real thing now by Williams, Bert : c1898
Subject: Songs with piano
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Popular music--United States
African American singers
Singers
Composers
Portraits

Title: Fortune telling man by Williams, Bert : c1901
Subject: Songs with piano
Fortune-tellers--Songs and music
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers
Popular music--1901-1910

Title: When it's all goin' out, and nothin' comin' in by Williams, Bert : c1902
Subject: African Americans--Songs and music
Songs with piano
Money--Songs and music
African American composers

Title: Nobody by Williams, Bert : c1905
Subject: Popular music
Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers

Title: The island of by and by by Williams, Bert : c1906
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Islands--Songs and music
Women
Covers (Illustration)

Title: I'd rather have nothin' all of the time, than somethin' for a little while by Williams, Bert : c1908
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: The harbor of lost dreams by Williams, Bert : c1909
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Dreams--Songs and music

Title: You go in mister friend of mine, I'll stay out here by Brooks, Shelton : c1910
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--United States--1901-1910
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers
Flowers
Singers
Covers (Illustration)
Portraits

Title: Constantly by Williams, Bert : c1910
Subject: Revues--Excerpts--Vocal scores with piano
Humorous songs
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers

Title: You're gwine to get somethin' what you don't expect by Williams, Bert : c1910
Subject: Songs with piano
Fortune-tellers--Songs and music
African Americans--Songs and music
Popular music--United States--1901-1910
African American composers

Title: Borrow from me by Williams, Bert : c1912
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Women
Covers (Illustration)

Title: The darktown poker club by Williams, Bert : c1914
Subject: Revues--Excerpts--Vocal score with piano
Poker players--Songs and music
Popular music--United States--1911-1920
African Americans--Songs and music
African American composers

Title: The medicine man : a coon song by Williams, Bert : c1920
Subject: Songs with piano
Popular music--1911-1920
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
African American physicians--Songs and music

Title: Why don't you get a lady of your own by Williams, Bert : c1920
Subject: Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
Popular music--United States--1911-1920
African American composers

Title: You'll never need a doctor no more by Smith, Chris : c1921
Subject: Songs with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
Physicians--Songs and music
Humorous songs
African American composers
Popular music--United States--1921-1930

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