. Daniel Decatur Emmett AQS.
"Daniel D. Emmett Author of Dixie. 1859."
1860. Firth Pond & Co. printed score; New York, New York.
Original printed score of "I Wish I Was in Dixie's Land."
1893. Fred S. Cromwell photograph; Mount Vernon, Ohio.
Signed cabinet card photograph of Daniel Decatur Emmett.
1895 July 6. Daniel Decatur Emmett ALS to R[obert] U[nderwood] Johnson; Mount Vernon, Ohio.
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Emmett's reaction to a Philadelphia Times article and Emmett's request that Johnson publish an article by Mr. Shreen.
1899 Febraury 22. Daniel Decatur Emmett AMs; Coshocton, Ohio.
Holograph lyrics to "Dixie!"
1908 January 8. E[dward] P[orter] Alexander ALS to T[homas] Cooper de Leon; South Island, South Carolina.
De Leon's work on the authorship of "Dixie." Alexander's account of hearing the tune during a theater performance in the summer of 1860. Dispute over Emmett's claims to authorship.
Undated. [Daniel Decatur Emmett] holograph lyrics to "Old Dan Tucker."