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Crazy Pickaninnies / words and music by Hi. Henry.

Image ID: 1269129

Crazy Pickaninnies / words and music by Hi. Henry.  [We're happy and free as de sunshine above us. [first line of...] (c1896)

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Image Title

:  Crazy Pickaninnies / words and music by Hi. Henry.

Alternate Title(s)

: We're happy and free as de sunshine above us. [first line of chorus] Title 2.) We're pickaninnies funny, my goodness, my honey. [first line]

Creator(s)

: Henry, Hi. -- (Hiram Patrick), b. 1844 -- Lyricist
Henry, Hi. -- (Hiram Patrick), b. 1844 -- Composer

Published Date

: c1896

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (2 p.) ; 36 cm.

Notes

: Broadside; above caption: A new coon song with compliments of the author Mr. Hi. Henry. Note 2.) Summary: Stereotyped ethnic song describing singing, dancing and laughing. Note 3.) Verso contains advertisement for Hi. Henry's minstrels.

Source

: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1896

Location

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

Digital ID

: 1269129

Record ID

: 667883

Digital Item Published

: 11-9-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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