Lot 25 of 455:
African American-related sheet music  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Nine pieces of sheet music relating to African Americans
Author:
Place:
Various places
Publisher:
Date:
1844-1918
Description:

35.5x28 cm (14x11") or smaller. Unbound or in wrappers.

Includes:

  • Miss Lucy Neale (A Favorite Ethiopian Song)... by James Sanford, the Celebrated Negro Singer & Dancer. 4 pp. Disbound. 1844.
  • Dearest Mae. Celebrated Ethiopian Songs Sung by the Harmones.... Composed by L.D.H. Crosby. 6 pp. Disbound. 1847.
  • The Brooklyn Cake Walk. 6 pp. Color lithographed front self-wrapper. 1899.
  • Ain't Dat a Shame. Sung with great success by Eva Mudge. 6 pp. Color pictorial front wrapper (loose). 1901.
  • The Bullfrog and the Coon. 6 pp. Color pictorial front wrapper. 1906.
  • The best I get is much obliged to you. 4 pp. Color pictorial front wrapper (loose). 1907.
  • The Darkies Mardi Gras: A Ragtime March... by Theodore Welzlik. 6 pp. Color pictorial front wrapper. 1906. 
  • When You Sang Hush-a-Bye Baby to Me. 4 pp. Color pictorial front wrapper. 1908. 
  • The Pickaninny's Paradise. 4 pp. Pictorial front wrapper. 1918.
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some wear, a few tears and chips, about very good overall.
 
Item number:
304104a
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