Gussie L. Davis

Timeline of works

  • 1887
    All the Snow Flakes Come Again. With a Beautiful Waltz Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Geo. Propheter, 20 W. 14th St. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Winter, Birds, Love, Absences, Domestic life, Homecomings
  • 1887
    Wait Till the Tide Comes In. Song.
    Place & Publisher George Propheter, No. 20 W. 14th St. New York
    Subjects:Love, Farewells, Sailors, Homecomings
  • 1891
    McGuffin's Home Run. Comic Song.
    Place & Publisher Willis Woodward & Co., 842 & 844 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Baseball, Heroes, Courtship & love, Accidents
  • 1891
    Ain't I Your Honey Boy No More. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Howley, Haviland & Co., 4 East 20th Street New York
    Subjects:African Americans, Dialects, Unrequited love, Weddings, Distress
  • 1893
    The Fatal Wedding. Waltz Song.
    Place & Publisher Spaulding & Gray, 16 West 27th St. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Mothers & children, Illegitimacy, Infants, Death, Suicides
  • 1894
    Beyond Pardon Beyond Recall. Song With Waltz Refrain.
    Place & Publisher Spaulding & Gray, 16 West 27th St. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Silhouettes, Children, Mothers & children, Runaways, Death, Grief
  • 1894
    An up-to-date Ethiopian Song. When They Straighten all the Colored People's Hair.
    Place & Publisher Spaulding & Gray, 16 West 27th St. New York
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Physical characteristics, Prejudice
  • 1894
    Vernacular's latest Outbreak. It's a Good Thing. Push It Along. Topical Song.
    Place & Publisher Spaulding & Gray, 16 West 27th St. New York
    Subjects:Fads, Marriage, Infants, Carriages & Coaches, Policemen, Law enforcement, Strikes
  • 1894
    Professional Copy. A Kiss Was the Cause of It All. Song and Waltz Refrain.
    Place & Publisher n.p.
    Subjects:Friendship, Students, Time, Envy, Spouses, Anger, Despair
  • 1894
    Only a Bowery Boy. A True Picture of Bowery Life.
    Place & Publisher The New York Music Co., 57 West 28th St. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, City & town life, Dialects, Occupations, Families, Contentment
  • 1895
    The Pastor's Resignation. A Beautiful Story. Descriptive Song.
    Place & Publisher W.B. Gray & Co., 16 West 27th Street New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Steeples, Clergy, Age & employment, Retirements, Death, Worship
  • 1895
    'Twas a Sad Trip Coming Back. A Song For Every Home.
    Place & Publisher Spaulding & Gray, 16 W. 27th Street New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Bankers, Robberies, Travel, Servants, Resorts, Funeral rites & ceremonies, Deception
  • 1896
    The New Electric Hit. Down in Poverty Row.
    Place & Publisher Jos. W. Stern & Co., 45 East 20th St. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Stairways, Children playing, Poor persons, Dwellings, Love, Families
  • 1896
    In the Baggage-Coach Ahead. Song and Refrain.
    Place & Publisher Howley, Haviland & Co. 4 East 20th Street New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Railroads, Marriage, Spouses, Death, Infants
  • 1896
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    In the Baggage-Coach Ahead. Song and Refrain.
    Place & Publisher Howley, Haviland & Co. 4 East 20th Street New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Railroads, Marriage, Spouses, Death, Infants
  • 1896
    Just Set A Light.
    Place & Publisher Howley, Haviland & Co., 4 East 20th Street New York
    Subjects:Dwellings, Railroads, Families, Bedrooms, Mothers & children, Fathers & children, Diseases, Railroad employees
  • 1896
    The Rector's Daughter Nell.
    Place & Publisher Brokaw Music Company St. Joseph, MO
    Subjects:Portraits, Angels, Love, Elopements, Homecomings, Fathers & children, Death
  • 1896
    Send Back the Picture and the Ring.
    Place & Publisher T.B. Harms & Co., 18 East 22nd St. New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Love, Envy, Deception, Homecomings, Holidays, Christmas
  • 1897
    Chas. Weber's Big Hit in Primrose & West's Minstrels. Every Day at the Station. Descriptive Song & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Jos. W. Stern & Co., 45 East 20th St. New York
    Subjects:Railroad stations, Railroad tracks, Courtship & love, Weddings, Accidents, Death, Emotion--pain
  • 1899
    He Carved His Mother's Name Upon the Tree. A Sympathetic Song From Life.
    Place & Publisher Feist and Frankenthaler, 1227 Broadway New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Cemetaries, Graves, Mothers & children, Poor persons, Tombs & sepulchral monuments, Orphans, Time