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Harry Beard Collection

Sheet Music
ca. 1898 (published)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Printed inner sheets from the sheet music for Why did yer slope wide de yaller man, Susie? written by J.P.Harrington, composed by George Le Brunn and sung by Tom Birchmore of 'The Moore & Burgess Minstrels'. It was published in circa 1898 by Francis, Day &Hunter.

Object details

Category
Object type
TitleHarry Beard Collection (named collection)
Materials and techniques
Printed ink on paper
Brief description
Printed inner sheets from the sheet music for Why did yer slope wid de yaller man, Susie? published by Francis, Day &Hunter, circa 1898, Harry Beard Collection.
Physical description
Printed inner sheets from the sheet music for Why did yer slope wide de yaller man, Susie?. The sheets are printed on both sides with the music for piano and voice.
Dimensions
  • Height: 35.4cm
  • Width: 25.5cm
Width recorded is size of 'folded' sheet.
Subject depicted
Literary referenceWhy did yer slope wid de yaller man susie?
Summary
Printed inner sheets from the sheet music for Why did yer slope wide de yaller man, Susie? written by J.P.Harrington, composed by George Le Brunn and sung by Tom Birchmore of 'The Moore & Burgess Minstrels'. It was published in circa 1898 by Francis, Day &Hunter.
Other number
F69-18 - H Beard Collection Numbering
Collection
Accession number
S.235:2-1989

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Record createdApril 6, 2010
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