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Oh! Carry me back, or, The floating scow of old Virginny

White, Charles,
Online; Musical Score
1 score (5 p.) ; 35 cm.
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Oh, carry me back
Floating scow of old Virginny
Boston (115 Washington St., Boston) : Oliver Ditson, [between 1844 and 1857?]
For chorus (1st voice, 2nd voice, TB) with piano in key of D.
Caption title.
"As sung by Christy's Minstrels"--Caption.
De floating scow also known as Carry me back to Ole Virginny. cf. Variety Music Cavalcade / Julius Mattfeld.
First line of text: On the floating scow of old Virginny.
First line of chorus: Oh carry me back to old Virginny.
Oliver Ditson was at this address from 1844 to 1857. cf. Early American sheet music / Dichter and Shapiro.
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