"Miss Hannah from Savannah"

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Title

"Miss Hannah from Savannah"

Subject

Booklet of sheet music to the popular song "Miss Hannah from Savannah", performed by Aida Overton Walker in the Williams and Walker musical Sons of Ham. Cover reads, “New Song Hits Introduced by Williams & Walker's Own Big Co.: Miss Hannah from Savannah, sung by the famous colored soubrette, Ada Overton Walker; words by R. C. McPherson, music by Thos. Lemonier". Features a drawing of an African-American woman, ostensibly representing Mrs. Walker and/or the character of "Miss Hannah".

Creator

Cover artist unknown.

Source

JWJ Sheet Music V3 L54 M57
Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Publisher

New York: Jos. W. Stern & Co.

Date

1901

Format

Music

Type

Still Image