Little Topsy's Song

Title

Little Topsy's Song

Subject

Broadsides
Songs and music
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896
African Americans
Slavery
Uncle Tom's Cabin (Stowe, Harriet Beecher)

Description

Illustrated three verse song written in stereotypical 19th century African American dialect. Lyrics depict singer speaking as Topsy from "Uncle Tom's Cabin."

Creator

Cook, Eliza and Hutchinson, Asa B.

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

ca. 1853

Contributor

De Marsan, Henry

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

eng

Identifier

301307
37540000503831

Coverage

New York

Original Format

1
26 cm

Citation

Cook,Eliza and Hutchinson, Asa B., “Little Topsy's Song,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 12, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22833.