Look! Nelly Bly
Songs and music
Illustrated four verse song and chorus written in stereotypical 19th century African American dialect. Lyrics depict singer's affection for Nelly Bly and describes her personality and her work. Cover image depicts woman standing by a fence.
Foster, Stephen Collins
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.
Foster, Stephen Collins, “Look! Nelly Bly,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed April 7, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/22834.