The Resource Bring me back my lovin' honey boy, music by George L. Cobb ; words by Jack Yellen

Bring me back my lovin' honey boy, music by George L. Cobb ; words by Jack Yellen

Label
Bring me back my lovin' honey boy
Title
Bring me back my lovin' honey boy
Statement of responsibility
music by George L. Cobb ; words by Jack Yellen
Title variation
  • Bring me back my loving honey boy
  • Oh, listen Mister Captain of the Henry Clay
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Lyricist
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Song may be referring to the Great Lakes schooner Henry Clay and any one of, or all of, 6 different accidents and disasters that happened to it between 1826 and 1851--Cf. Ship "Henry Clay" History, Great Lakes Shipping WWW site / Jean Loehde, June 26, 2009 (http://files.usgwarchives.net/mi/downward/multiple/ships/c40002.txt) Alternatively it may be referring to the Steamship Henry Clay on the Hudson River, which burned killing over four-score passengers, August 1852, within sight of land.
Cataloging source
UMK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1886-1942
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cobb, George L.
Form of composition
popular music
Format of music
full score
LC call number
M1630.2.C632
LC item number
B75 1913
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1991
  • 1867-1954
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yellen, Jack
  • Rossiter, Will
Series statement
Good-luck songs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Irene
  • Smith, Bobbie
  • Henry Clay (Schooner)
  • Henry Clay (Steamship)
  • Farewells
  • Love songs
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • Popular music
  • Songs with piano
  • Farewells
  • Women
  • Steamboats
  • Bodies of water
  • Horseshoes
  • Fortune
  • Clover
Label
Bring me back my lovin' honey boy, music by George L. Cobb ; words by Jack Yellen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • For voice and piano
  • Caption title
  • Advertising includes musical incipits for "Floating down the river" by Roger Lewis ; "You were all I had" by W.R. Williams and "One sweetheart is enough for me" by Beth Slater Whitson and W.R. Williams
  • "One of the 'Good-luck' songs"--Cover
  • Cover illustration: Border panels show a woman on a pier watching a steamship depart; central panel shows a good-luck horseshoe with what looks like clover flowers and inset photo of Irene and Bobbie Smith
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
424501477
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
1 score (5 unnumbered pages)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Music Z copy forms part of the Popular American Sheet Music Collection.
System control number
(OCoLC)424501477
Label
Bring me back my lovin' honey boy, music by George L. Cobb ; words by Jack Yellen
Publication
Note
  • For voice and piano
  • Caption title
  • Advertising includes musical incipits for "Floating down the river" by Roger Lewis ; "You were all I had" by W.R. Williams and "One sweetheart is enough for me" by Beth Slater Whitson and W.R. Williams
  • "One of the 'Good-luck' songs"--Cover
  • Cover illustration: Border panels show a woman on a pier watching a steamship depart; central panel shows a good-luck horseshoe with what looks like clover flowers and inset photo of Irene and Bobbie Smith
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
notated music
Content type code
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
424501477
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
1 score (5 unnumbered pages)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
UMKC: Music Z copy forms part of the Popular American Sheet Music Collection.
System control number
(OCoLC)424501477

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