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Title Negro songs ; an anthology / edited, with an introd., by Clement Wood.

Imprint Girard, Kan. : Haldeman-Julius Co., c1924.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 626 Ne    ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 626 Ne c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 626 Ne c.3  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 626 Ne c.4  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 626 Ne c.5  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 626 Ne c.6  ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Haldeman-Julius Collection Blue Books  LBB 626 Ne c.7  ---  Lib Use Only
Description 64 p. ; 13 cm.
Series Little blue book; no. 626
Note Published 11 December 1924; copies deposited at Library of Congress 24 December 1924; copyright renewed 19 June 1952.
Contents An evening thought / Jupiter Hammon -- Imagination. To Maecenas. His excellency Gen. Washington / Phillis Wheatley -- The Negro spirituals: Freedom. De Gospel train. Hard trials. No hiding place. Better mind, sister. I lay dis body down. You may bury me in de east. Deep river. Swing low, sweet chariot. Go down, Moses -- Negro folk verses: Love is just a thing of fancy. Jaybird and bullfrog. Brag and boast. Aspiration. Tails. Simon Slick's mule. As I wuz ridin' by. She hug me an' she kiss me. The newly weds. Master killed a big bull. Prayer. An' he never will. I would rather be a Negro. Promises of freedom. Run, nigger, run. Die in the pig-pen fighting. Jubilee -- The progress of liberty / James Madison Bell -- From "The rape of Florida" / Albery A. Whitman -- A butterfly in church. The feet of Judas / George Marion McClellan.
(cont.) The don't-care Negro / Joseph Seamon Cotter -- Calling the doctor / John Wesley Holloway -- De cunjah man / James Edwin Campbell -- At the closed gate of justice / James D. Corrothers -- From Fifty years: 1863-1913. To America. The black mammy. Mother night. Beauty that is never old. An explanation. From The creation / James Weldon Johnson -- Precedent. Theology. Harriet Beecher Stowe. On an old book with uncut leaves. Lover's lane. Angelina. Compensation / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- I sit and sew / Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson -- Sic vita. Del Cascar. It's a long way / William Stanley Braithwaite -- A prayer of the race that God made black / Lucian B. Watkins -- Song. My people. So much. Serenity / Charles Bertram Johnson -- Tuskegee. The teacher / Leslie Pinckney Hill -- A winter twilight / Angelina Grimke -- The poet. Zalka Peetruza / Ray G. Dandridge
(cont.) The Rubinstein staccato etude / R. Nathaniel Dett -- Sorrow singers. The passing of the ex-slave. Little son. The suppliant / Georgia Douglas Johnson -- The Negro soldiers / Roscoe C. Jamison -- Credo / Walter Everette Hawkins -- Flag of the free / Edward Smythe Jones -- Tired / Fenton Johnson -- America. The wild goat. Enslaved. On the road. Rest in peace. The Harlem dancer. The lynching. If we must die / Claude McKay -- Keep me, Jesus, keep me. The day of repentance / Waverly Turner Carmichael -- La vie c'est la vie. Dead fires / Jessie Redmon Fauset -- The band of Gideon / Joesph Seamon Cotter.
Subject American poetry -- African American authors.
Added Author Wood, Clement, 1888-1950.
Hammon, Jupiter, 1711-approximately 1800.
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784.
Bell, James Madison, 1826-1902.
Whitman, Albery Allson, 1851-1901.
McClellan, George Marion, 1860-
Holloway, John Wesley.
Campbell, James Edwin, 1867-1896.
Corrothers, James David, 1869-1917.
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938.
Dunbar, Paul Laurence, 1872-1906.
Dunbar-Nelson, Alice Moore, 1875-1935.
Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962.
Watkins, Lucian Bottown, 1878-
Johnson, Charles Bertram.
Hill, Leslie Pinckney, 1880-1960.
Grimke, Angelina Weld, 1880-1958.
Dandridge, Raymond Garfield.
Dett, R. Nathaniel, 1882-1943.
Johnson, Georgia Douglas, d. 1966.
Jamison, Roscoe C.
Hawkins, Walter Everette.
Jones, Edward Smyth, 1881-
Johnson, Fenton, 1888-1958.
McKay, Claude, 1890-1948.
Carmichael, Waverly Turner.
Fauset, Jessie Redmon.
Cotter, Joseph Seamon, 1861-1949

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