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|Additional Physical Format:||Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864.
Baltimore : F.D. Benteen ; New Orleans : W.T. Mayo, c1850
|Document Type:||Musical Score|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Stephen Collins Foster; Christy Minstrels.
|Notes:||The music, in the Key of C, is a vocal solo with a refrain for four mixed voices and includes piano accompaniment.
"As sung by the Christy Minstrels."
Verses 2-4 printed as text on p. 5.
Series titles 1-4 printed on title page: No. I. Oh Lemuel. No. 2. Dolly Day. No. 3. Gwine To Run All Night. No. 4. Angelina Baker.
"25 cts. net."
First line of text: Way down on de old plantation, dah's where I was born.
First line of chorus: Angelina Baker, Angelina Baker's gone.
"C. March 18, 1850."
Although this copy is identical with the copyright deposit, c. February 19, 1850, it is classed as a probable first edition because no copy of "Angelina Baker" with this earlier collective title page has been found as yet.
Foster Hall Collection cutter no.: 21.1.
|Description:||1 score (, 3-5,  p.) ; 33 cm.|
|Series Title:||Foster's plantation melodies, no. 4.|
|Responsibility:||words and music by Stephen C. Foster.|