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The sheath gown in Darktown / words by "Mord" Allen ; music by Tom Lemonier.

Image ID: g99c485_003

The sheath gown in Darktown / words by "Mord" Allen ; music by Tom Lemonier.  [Bandana land. Sheath gown in Darktown. Vocal score.] (1908)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The sheath gown in Darktown / words by "Mord" Allen ; music by Tom Lemonier.

Alternate Title

: Bandana land. Sheath gown in Darktown. Vocal score.


: White Studio (New York, N.Y.) -- Photographer
Lemonier, Tom, 1870-1945 -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: De Takacs, Andre C. -- Illustrator
Allen, Mord -- Lyricist

Created Date

: 1908

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.


: Cameo photographs of [Bert Williams], by White N.Y., and Walker? on cover. Note 2.) Caption title. Note 3.) Cover illustrated by De Takacs. Note 4.) Covers separated; edges frayed and torn; some corners missing. Note 5.) Direction, F. Ray Comstock--Cover. Note 6.) First line of chorus: Oh there's trouble down in old Darktown. Note 7.) First line of text: Miss Belladonna Sophie Brown has been to gay Paree. Note 8.) For voice and piano. Note 9.) National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project. Note 10.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923 Note 11.) Williams and Walker's musical comedy success, Bandana Land--Cover.


: Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television. / Sheet music, 1908.


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Music Division

Catalog Call Number

: M.C. (Bandana land, 1908)

Digital ID

: g99c485_001

Record ID

: 182780

Digital Item Published

: 12-2-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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