James A. Bland

Timeline of works

  • 1878
    Carry Me Back to Old Virginny. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher John F. Perry & Co., 18 West Street, 4 doors from Washington Boston
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Aged persons, Log cabins, Plantations, Fences, Slavery, Time, Human life cycle, Death
  • 1879
    Rambling Thro' the Clover. Song and Dance [cover matched incorrectly My Old Home in Mississippi{?}].
    Place & Publisher John F. Perry & Co., Music Publishers, 13 West Street Boston
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Fantasy, Aged persons, Cotton plantations, Banjos, Bedrooms--interiors, Poor persons, Happiness, Summer
  • 1879
    The Immensely Popular End Song In the Morning By the Bright Light.
    Place & Publisher John F. Perry & Co., 13 West St., 4 doors from Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Good-byes, Shaking hands, Log cabins, Sunrises & sunsets, Corn, Death--symbols
  • 1879
    The Immensely Popular End Song. In the Morning by the Bright Light.
    Place & Publisher John F. Perry & Co., 13 West St., 4 doors from Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Log cabins, Plantations, Sunrises & sunsets, Religious meetings, Eating & drinking, Symbols--death, Religion, Ethnic stereotypes, Dialects
  • 1880
    Keep Dem Golden Gates Wide Open. James A. Bland's Great Ethiopian Songs.
    Place & Publisher Hitchcock's Music Store, 32 Park Row, Opp. Post Office New York
    Subjects:Portraits, African Americans, Caricatures, Religious meetings, Angels, Biblical references, Symbols--death
  • 1880
    Oh! My Brother! Immensely Popular End Song.
    Place & Publisher John F. Perry & Co., 13 West St., 4 doors from Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:African Americans, Caricatures, Farming, Symbols--death, Religion, Ethnic stereotypes, Dialects
  • 1883
    The Farmer's Daughter.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson & Co., 451 Washington St. Boston
    Subjects:Portraits, Farms, Dwellings, Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Chickens, Dogs, Children, Courtship, Marriage, Domestic life, Contentment
  • 1906
    Carry Me Back to Old Virginny. Song and Chorus.
    Place & Publisher Oliver Ditson Company Boston
    Subjects:City & town life, Tenement housing, Slums, African Americans, Stereotypes, Children & adults, Dialects, Death, Homesickness