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Mother sings; "Daddy's comin' home, my baby, Heah him a-whistlin' low; Leave po' daddy jis one kiss, Honey, fo' you go."

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Title
Mother sings; "Daddy's comin' home, my baby, Heah him a-whistlin' low; Leave po' daddy jis one kiss, Honey, fo' you go."
Names
Work, John Wesley (1873-1925) (Author)
Collection

Folk song of the American Negro

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1915
Place: Nashville, Tenn.
Publisher: Press of Fisk University
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 784.7-W (Work, J Folk song of the American Negro)
Topics
African American children
Spirituals (Songs)
African American mothers
Notes
Statement of responsibility: John Wesley Work.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433021644962
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR1022736-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11687157
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e5b5420-c61d-012f-0933-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1873: Creator Born
  • 1915: Issued
  • 1925: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother sings; "Daddy's comin' home, my baby, Heah him a-whistlin' low; Leave po' daddy jis one kiss, Honey, fo' you go."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1915. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b737-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "Mother sings; "Daddy's comin' home, my baby, Heah him a-whistlin' low; Leave po' daddy jis one kiss, Honey, fo' you go."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b737-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1915). Mother sings; "Daddy's comin' home, my baby, Heah him a-whistlin' low; Leave po' daddy jis one kiss, Honey, fo' you go." Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b737-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Mother sings; "Daddy's comin' home, my baby, Heah him a-whistlin' low; Leave po' daddy jis one kiss, Honey, fo' you go."