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I can stand for your color but your hair won't do / words and music by Billy Johnson.
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Image ID: 1956170

I can stand for your color but your hair won't do / words and music by Billy Johnson.  [Abe Johnson is a yaller man and he stands high in life. [fir...]

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Image Title

:  I can stand for your color but your hair won't do / words and music by Billy Johnson.

Alternate Title(s)

: Abe Johnson is a yaller man and he stands high in life. [first line] Title 2.) I can stand for your color but your hair won't do. [first line of chorus]

Creator(s)

: Johnson, Billy, 1858-1916 -- Lyricist
Johnson, Billy, 1858-1916 -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Lucas, Sam, 1840-1916 -- Singer

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.

Notes

: On cover: An African American couple. [caricature] Note 2.) On cover: Photograph of Sam Lucas.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1901

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1956168

Record ID

: 1927415

Digital Item Published

: 3-4-2011; updated 3-25-2011

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