Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, brittle, torn.
Motherless child is contained in one folder consisting of 1 three page piano vocal score in c minor concert, and 1 three page piano vocal score and 1 one page piano vocal score in f minor concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Whaley).
Piano vocal scores lyrics begin "Poor me, poor me ...". One page score appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.