“I'se Gwine Back to Dixie”


This sheet music for the song “I’se Gwine Back to Dixie,” was written by C. S. White and transcribed for the pianoforte by C.D. Blake. It was published by White, Smith, and Company in Boston, Massachusetts in 1876. The first few lines of the song are written on the cover: “I’se gwine back to Dixie, no more I’se gwine to wander, my heart’s turned back to Dixie, I can’t stay here no longer.”

Publishing Date: 1876

Composer: Blake, C. D.White, C. A.Publisher: White, Smith, and Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Boston

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Credit Line: Gift of C. Malcolm Watkins

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1979.1154.13Accession Number: 1979.1154Catalog Number: 1979.1154.13

Object Name: leafletssheet music

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 14 in x 11 in; 35.56 cm x 27.94 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d245-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_663822

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