J. W. Wheeler

Timeline of works

  • 1884
    We'll Raise de Roof Tonight. New and Original Plantation Melody.
    Place & Publisher Blair & Lydon, 298 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Rowboats, Frogs, Moonlight, Log cabins, Banjos, Celebrations, Dancing, Singing, Eating & drinking
  • 1884
    Don't Cry Little Sister, I'll Look Out For You. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher n.p.
    Subjects:Families, Sadness, Love, Courage
  • 1885
    Stick to Your Father Dick. Song & Chorus. A Companion to Stick to Your Mother Tom.
    Place & Publisher White, Smith & Company Boston
    Subjects:Log cabins, Dwellings, Mothers & children, Advice, Time
  • 1885
    When Bridget Goes Out on the Mash. Song and Refrain. A Positive Hit.
    Place & Publisher Chas. D. Blake & Co., 488 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Deception, Dialects, Ireland, Advice, Ethnic stereotypes
  • 1885
    Carroll Johnson's Songs. No.5. Stop Dat Car.
    Place & Publisher Chas. D. Blake & Co., 488 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Minstrels, Portraits, Aged persons, Stages (platforms), Leisure, Courtship & love, Transportation, Discrimination, Civil rights
  • 1885
    We Coudn't Bring De Little Darkey To. Ethiopian Song.
    Place & Publisher n.p.
    Subjects:Caricatures, Children, Death, Slavery, Grief
  • 1885
    Papa Can't Find Me.
    Place & Publisher (Compliments of) Hallett & Cumston, No. 157 Tremont St. Boston
    Subjects:Children playing, Children misbehaving, Musical instrument industry, Dogs, Stairways, Drapery, Music stores, Fathers & children
  • 1885
    I'm a Hustler Just the Same. Song and Refrain.
    Place & Publisher Chas. D. Blake & Co., 488 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Portraits, Caricatures, Travel, Transportation
  • 1885
    The Old Fashioned Trunk in the Garret. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher White, Smith & Company Boston
    Subjects:Attics, Mothers & children, Keepsakes, Nostalgia
  • 1886
    Somebody's Mother. Song & Chorus. The Song of All Mother Songs.
    Place & Publisher White, Smith & Company, 516 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Aged persons, City & town life, Carriages & Coaches, Horses, Homeless persons, Reunions
  • 1886
    It's Best to Keep Up With the Style.
    Place & Publisher n.p.
    Subjects:Bicycles & tricycles, Clothing & dress, Fads, Courtship & love, Money, Wealth
  • 1888
    Ivers & Pond Piano Co. Marche Brillante.
    Place & Publisher Ivers & Pond Piano Co., 181 & 182 Tremont Street, Boston, Mass. Boston, Mass.
    Subjects:Musical instruments, Classical references
  • 1889
    Pigs in the Clover. Song and Refrain.
    Place & Publisher W. F. Shaw Co. n.p.
    Subjects:Runaways, Games
  • 1890
    The Colored Four Hundred. March Song.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson Company Boston
    Subjects:Bachelors, African Americans, Fads, Vanity
  • 1890
    Maloney Never Sleeps Upon His Beat. March Song & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher W.F. Shaw] n.p.
    Subjects:Ireland, Immigrants, Policemen, Dialects, Law enforcement
  • 1890
    When Jack Sails Round Cape Horn. Song.
    Place & Publisher W.F. Shaw n.p.
    Subjects:Sailors, Ship equipment & rigging, Courage
  • 1893
    Back Among the Old Folks Once Again. Song & Chorus.
    Place & Publisher M. Witmark & Sons, 51 West 28th Street New York
    Subjects:Portraits, Families, Deception, Love, Sadness, Homecomings, Holidays, Christmas
  • 1895
    Football in Casey's Back-Yard. Comic Song.
    Place & Publisher Spaulding & Gray, 16 W. 27th Street New York
    Subjects:Cityscapes, Fighting, Goats, Poor persons, Storytelling
  • 1898
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    We are Marching on to Glory for the Flag!
    Place & Publisher G.W. Setchell Boston
    Subjects:Portraits, National Emblems, Patriotism, The Maine