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Oh, Carry Me Back to Old Virginny: A Popular Ethiopian Melody

White, Charles
Musical Score; Online
Boston, Mass. (50 Bromfield St., Boston) : W.A. Evans & Bro., [1882?]
Uniform Title
Floating scow of old Virginia
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
Gathered pearls of favorite songs and ballads
1 score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
  • 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.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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M1 .S445 v.146 no.50