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Old Bob Ridley

Contributor:
White, Charles, 1821-1891 (performer); Wakelam & Bro (lithographer)
Name:
White, Charles, 1821-1891
Date:
1855
Language:
English
Publisher:
Firth, Pond & Co
Subject:
African American men -- Songs and music; Freed persons -- Songs and music; Plantation life -- Songs and music; Popular music -- United States; Popular music; Minstrel music; Plantation life; Freed persons; African American men; Songs with piano; Minstrel music -- United States
Resource Type:
StillImage
Form/Genre:
Songs with piano; Songs; Scores
Physical Description:
1 score (5 pages) : illustrations; 35 cm
Geographic Subject:
United States
Rights:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Notes:
Song; for voice and piano; refrain set for chorus (SATB) and piano.; Verses 2-4 printed as text on p. 5.; Illustration: engraving of Afro-American man / Wakelam & Bro.; First line of text: Now white folks Ill sing you a ditty.; First line of chorus: Oh, Bob Ridley ho.
Physical Location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Rare Book Collection, Folio M1.A13 K4 Box 20, no. 34
Collection:
Keffer Collection of Sheet Music (University of Pennsylvania)