Ragged but right : black traveling shows, "coon songs," and the dark pathway to blues and jazz / Lynn Abbott and Doug Seroff.Series: American made music seriesPublication details: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2007Edition: 1st edDescription: viii, 461 p. : illContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceSubject(s): African Americans -- Music -- History and criticism | Minstrel shows -- United States -- History | Tent shows -- United States -- History | Sideshows -- United States -- HistoryGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 781.64089/96073 LOC classification: ML3479 | .A23 2007Online resources: Available online to NMC users; click to view.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-426) and indexes.
Coon songs, big shows, and black stage stars of the Ragtime era -- The spirit of the smart set -- Blues for the sideshow tent -- "Under canvas" : African American tented minstrelsy and the untold story of Allen's New Orleans Minstrels, the Rabbit's Foot Company, the Florida Blossoms, and Silas Green from New Orleans.
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.