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Won't you take me back to Dixie

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Falke, Charles


Cover design includes drawing of a steamboat with passengers near a shore landing, with onlookers.Summary: At a riverboat landing in New York, a young white man thinks he recognizes an elderly African American. The elderly African American (named Ned) tells the young man he was his father's slave; he asks the white man how is his (Ned's) family which still live on the plantation, and expresses the desire to return to Dixie; as they speak, onlookers cry; the white man says that everyone is ok, and that his father would be delighted to have Ned return.Cover includes photograph of Charles Falke.
Rosey, Geo. (George)Marks, Edward B. (Edward Bennett) (1865-1945)
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American popular songs

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Music Division. The New York Public Library

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