"Mammy's Little Coal Black Rose"

"Mammy's Little Coal Black Rose"

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Description (Brief)
This sheet music is for the song “Mammy’s Little Coal Black Rose,” with lyrics by Raymond Egan and music by Richard A. Witting. It was published by Jerome H. Remick Company of New York and Detroit in 1916. There is an image of American singer, comedian, and actor Al Jolson (1886-1950) on the cover.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Sheet Music
Object Type
Sheet Music
date made
1916
depicted (sitter)
Jolson, Al
maker
Jerome H. Remick & Co.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 10 in; 35.56 cm x 25.4 cm
ID Number
1984.0458.14
accession number
1984.0458
catalog number
1984.0458.14
subject
African American
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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