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Author Lee, Maureen D.

Title Sissieretta Jones : "the greatest singer of her race," 1868-1933 / Maureen D. Lee.

Publication Info. Columbia, South Carolina : University of South Carolina Press, [2012], ©2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Black Patti LEE    Available
Description xv, 295 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-287) and index.
Contents Rhode Island -- West Indies and South American tours -- "I woke up famous," 1892 -- Trouble on the horizon, 1893 -- The road to Europe, 1894-1895 -- A new career : the 1896-1897 theatrical season -- The Black Patti Troubadours, early years, 1897-1900 -- The Black Patti Troubadours, 1900-1906 -- The final troubadour years, 1906-1909 -- The Black Patti Musical Comedy Company, 1909-1914 -- The last tour, 1914-1915 -- Retirement and tributes -- Appendix A : Sissieretta Jones's selected repertoire -- Appendix B : 1901-1902 Black Patti Troubadours' tour.
Subject Black Patti, 1869-1933.
Black Patti Troubadours.
African American singers -- Biography.
ISBN 1611170729 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781611170726 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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