SHEET MUSIC – DIXIE’S LAND – CHARLES GROBE 1860
Sheet music, Dixie’s Land. Charles Grobe. 1860 . 7pp complete. Firth, Pond & Co. Pub NY.
"Dixie", also known as "Dixie's Land", "I Wish I Was in Dixie", and other titles, is a song about the Southern United States first made in 1859. It is one of the most distinctively Southern musical products of the 19th century. The song likely cemented the word "Dixie" in the American vocabulary as a nickname for the Southern U.S. Most sources credit Ohio-born Daniel Decatur Emmett with the song's comp