The stirring music known as 'Dixie' was neither written down South nor even during the Civil War

Kelly, C. Brian
June 2005
Military History;Jun2005, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p82
Focuses on the history of Dixie music. Information on the first Dixie music composed by songwriter Daniel D. Emmett; Purpose of the first Dixie music; Amount paid to Emmett for the song; Data on the book "Cambridge History of English and American Literature."


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