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- Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904.
- 1 sheet ( p.); 30 x 24 cm.
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- American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 6161.
- Song in twenty-eight stanzas; first line: I'll tell my story in a song.
- Old Dan Tucker, by Daniel D. Emmett, was published at Boston in 1843. "It has been sung, perhaps, oftener than any melody ever written." Cf. "Negro mistrelsy--ancient and modern" in Putnam's monthly, Jan. 1855, p. 72, etc. Also, Nathan, H. Dan Emmett and the rise of early Negro minstrelsy, 1962.
- Text in three columns; printed area, including ornamental border, measures 24.3 x 19.7 cm.
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The Family of mock nobility [electronic resource] : Air---"Old Dan Tucker."
[United States : s.n., not before 1843]
American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 6161.
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Emmett, Daniel Decatur, 1815-1904. Old Dan Tucker (Tune)