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Carry Me Back to Old Virginia

as arranged & sung by E.P. Christy of Christy's Minstrels
Format
Musical Score; Online
Published
New York (385 Broadway, New York) : Jacques & Bro., c1847.
Language
English
Uniform Title
Floating scow of old Virginia
Series
Christys melodies / as composed and sung by them at their concerts with distinguished success
Christys melodies
Description
1 score (4 p.) : col. ill., port. ; 33 cm.
Notes
  • For voice and piano, with chorus refrain (TTTB).
  • 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 calvacade, rev. ed. / Mattfeld, p. 72.
  • Verses 2-3 printed as text on p. 4 [i.e. 5].
  • Green tinted title page illustration: lithograph of Christy's Minstrels / Sarony & Major, 117 Fulton St., N.Y.
  • "G.W. Quidor Engvr."--Colophon.
  • First line of text: The floating scow of old Virginny I work'd in from day to day.
  • First line of chorus: Den carry me back to old Virginny.
Series Statement
Christys melodies / as composed and sung by them at their concerts with distinguished success ; no. 12
Christys melodies ; no. 12
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

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M1 .S445 v.166 no.36