My Good Old Darkey Home

T. Eckstein, John A. Janke. 1854.

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The cover of this sheet music shows minstrel performer Harry Lehr in blackface. Blackface minstrel shows like those led by Lehr and Kunkel’s Opera Troupe, were wildly popular in the middle of the nineteenth century.

Image of My Good Old Darkey Home
Image of My Good Old Darkey Home
Image of My Good Old Darkey Home
Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title My Good Old Darkey Home
Short Title My Good Old Darkey Home, 1854
Place of Publication Philadelphia
Publisher Wm. F. Duffy & Co.
Creator T. Eckstein, John A. Janke
Publication Date 1854
Edition 3rd
Number of Pages Cover and pp. 3–5
Call Number sheet music VM 1365 .M66
Location General Collections 2nd floor