Parts for an untitled piece are noted on the verso of these short scores. Parts for "Don't take my love" are noted on the verso of the short score in F Major. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn, brittle.
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Swanee river is contained in one of five folders for "Blackberries of 1930" consisting of 1 four page short score in Gb Major concert, and 1 three page short score in F Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Short score in Gb Major indicates parts for tenor, baritone, trombone, piano. Short score in F Major indicates tenor, baritone, piano. Short score appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.