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Oh, carry me back to old Virginny : a popular Ethiopian melody

White, Charles,
Format
Online; Musical Score
Description
1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
Variant title
Title on list title page:
O carry me back to old Virginny
First line of text:
De floating scow ob ole Virginia, dat I worked from day to day
First line of chorus:
Oh, carry me back to ole Virginia
Floating scow ob ole Virginia
Series
Gathered pearls of favorite songs and ballads
Published
Boston, Mass. (50 Bromfield St., Boston) : W.A. Evans & Bro., [1882?]
Notes
For voice and piano.
Caption title.
"De Floating Scow--also known as: Carry Me Back to Ole Virginny. w., m., Charles T. White. Philadelphia: Lee & Walker, cop. 1847"--Variety music cavalcade / Julius Mattfeld, p. 72.
Publication date inferred from advertisement.
Illustration on list title page: woman with 2 doves perched on her shoulders.
Series statement
Gathered pearls of favorite songs and ballads
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