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Title: "Boatman's Dance"

Accession Number: 2004.26.2
Category: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS & SHEET MUSIC
Type: sheet music
Maker: Emmett, Daniel Decatur (attributed to); Fiot, A.; Dubois, Wm.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: Circa 1841
Materials: paper
Description: Sheet music, "Boatman's Dance", a popular song; sung by the Virginia Minstrels; composed (arranged) for the piano forte; words attributed to Daniel Decatur Emmett (1815-1904); published Philadelphia by A. Fiot, and New York by W. Dubois (circa 1840-1843); title block in various typefaces and scrolls; rubberstamped at bottom "HENDERSONS/ MUSIC STORE/ [?]/ BROADWAY, N.Y."; 2 pages.

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Mystic Seaport Image ID m417601    Information regarding reproductions