| Composer:|| Persley, George W. |
|Lyrics:||Oh, I'm tired most to death and I'm almost out of breath (first line of text)|
Oh, the happy days are gone (first line of chorus)
| Westendorf, Thomas P.|
|Publisher:||Baker, Graves & Co.|
|Description:||The land where the cotton blossoms grow : song and chorus / words by T. P. Westendorf ; music by Geo. W. Persley.|
For voice, chorus (SATB) and piano.
First line of text: Oh, I'm tired most to death and I'm almost out of breath.
First line of chorus: Oh, the happy days are gone.
Cover ill.: African American man leaning back on a chair playing banjo, African American woman standing behind him, child under chair.
"To Chicago's favorite, Ben Cotton"--Cover.
On cover: 3 1/2.
|Format:||1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.|
|Subjects:||Songs with piano|
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices, 4 parts) with piano
African Americans--Songs and music
|Copyright:||Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music|
|OCLC Record ID:||50620207|| Click to view images:|