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De Camptown Races

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  1. 78_de-camptown-races_al-jolson-stephen-foster_gbiab Location USA Scanner Internet Archive Python library Scanningcenter George Blood, L.P. Size Source 78 User_cleaned Eduardo Nuestro User_metadataentered Bai Konte Johnson User_transferred Bai Konte Johnson.
  2. "Gwine to Run All Night, or De Camptown Races" (popularly known as "Camptown Races") is a minstrel song by Stephen Foster (–). (Play (help · info)) It was published by F. D. Benteen of Baltimore, Maryland, in February Benteen published another edition in with guitar accompaniment under the title, "The Celebrated Ethiopian Song/Camptown Races".
  3. Camptown Races Die umfangreichste englische Kinderliedersammlung. Über einen Zeitraum von 5 Jahren haben dutzende englischer Musiker etwa englische Kinderlieder (Nursery Rhymes) neu arrangiert, aufgenommen und veröffentlicht.
  4. "Gwine to Run All Night, or De Camptown Races" (popularly known as "Camptown Races") is a minstrel song by Stephen Foster (–). (Play (help · info)) It was published in February by F. D. Benteen of Baltimore, Maryland, and Benteen published a different version with guitar accompaniment in under the title "The Celebrated Ethiopian Song/Camptown Races".
  5. Camptown Races Lyrics: De Camptown ladies sing dis song—Doo-dah! doo-dah! / De Camp-town race-track five miles long—Oh! doo-dah day! / I come down dah wid my hat caved in—Doo-dah! doo-dah!
  6. The Camptown racetrack's five miles long Oh, de doo-da day Goin' to run all night Goin' to run all day I bet my money on a bob-tailed nag Somebody bet on the gray Oh, the long tailed filly and the big black horse, Doo-da, doo-da Come to a mud hole and they all cut across, Oh, de doo-da day Goin' to run all night Goin' to run all day.
  7. Little Golden Records. The first 12 records produced beginning in were in a bi-fold sleeve with the record fitted in a slot. the sleeve measured 6 3/4 inches by 8 inches.
  8. The “Camptown Races” were held on Meadow Farm near Doswell, VA. from until The races were began to raise money for the Ashland War Memorial Association. Dick Gillis, the mayor of Ashland at the time, suggested the name “Camptown Races” in honor of the popular Stephen Foster song.

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