Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Collection of Sixteen Different Suffrage Related Pieces of Sheet Music. This collection of 16 different pieces of suffrage related sheet music contains some very interesting graphic pieces along with some historically significant items. Included in the lot are "She's Good Enough to Be Your Baby's Mother and She's Good Enough to Vote With You," "The Darktown Suffragette Parade" with racist images, "No Suffragettes for Mine," a popular phrase indicating that the speaker refuses to have a suffragist for a girlfriend or wife, "Put Me On an Island Where the Girls are Few," showing a poor man being attacked by an aggressive woman and another woman with a "Votes for Women" sign, "Since My Margarette-Become-a-da-Suffragette," ethnic humor, "What the Matter With Uncle Sam," featuring an Uncle Sam beleaguered by such popular issues as suffrage, "The Never Homes," which portrays a suffragist with sash accompanied by women in the roles of a firefighter and a cop, "The New Woman," a topsy-turvy world in which women and men exchange roles, "Bloomer," a polka published in 1851, just around the time the Bloomer was introduced to the American public, "Let Us All Speak Our Minds If We Die For It," an early song published in 1853 that decries the oppression of men, along with six others. Some tears and repairs, but generally in good to very fine condition. From the Frank Corbeil Collection.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 823

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 March 29 Vintage Guitars & Musical Instruments Musical Instruments Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The department director has the heart of a true and highly knowledgeable collector with the business acumen of someone who has been not only successful but has decades of an impeccable track record
    David Greenburg,
    Chicago, IL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 November 2 Lincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    2019 November 2 Lincoln and His Times Americana & Political Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,853,301