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Sheet music

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Adolph Schellschmidt collection

Identifier: L610
Scope and Contents This collection includes sheet music from Adolph Schellschmidt in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana ranging from 1884 to 1939 regarding music parts for the cello, violin, and piano.
Dates: 1848-1939, undated

Cornelius family collection

Identifier: L485
Scope and Contents This collection includes family documents, newspaper clippings, sheet music and songbooks of the Cornelius family of Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1884 to the 2009. The collection contains genealogical documents of the Cornelius family and correspondence, manuscripts, and paste up items regarding the unpublished book "The Cornelius Story: Four Generations of Printers." The collection also includes promotional cards, recital programs, travel guides, and other documents of Melissa Jane...
Dates: 1884-2009

Edna May Green papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2627
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, tear sheets, music copyrights, stock certificates, sheet music, news clippings, songs, poems, other writings, and a photograph from Edna May Green in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1918 to 1954, regarding Edna May Green, her compositions and other works. Correspondants, include Josiah K. Lilly and various music publishers; most correspondence deals with Green's attempts to have her music more widely played and recognized. The tear sheets and...
Dates: 1918-1954

Flora Gardiner Kling collection

Identifier: L344
Scope and Contents The collection includes letters to Flora Gardner Kling, principally from the period 1900 to 1935, from writers, poets, illustrators, and musicians responding to her letters about their work, and to her requests for examples of their bookplates; correspondence regarding her collection of bookplates, particularly with other bookplate collectors; and her bookplate collection.Correspondents include:Louis Adamic, George Ade, Ambrose Bierce, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, Richard...
Dates: 1886-1938

Frances Marvel Gnass collection

 Collection — Folder S1672
Identifier: S1672
Scope and Contents This collection includes an original copy of the sheet music for "It's All Up to You Sweetheart," a song co-written by Frances Gnass, published by Maytone Music Publishers and copyrighted in 1948; two sheets of stationary of the Maytone Music Publishers company with Gnass's Royal Oak, Michigan address on the letterhead; and photocopies of Mrs. Gnass's biography and information regarding her music compositions and publications from The Complete Collection of...
Dates: 1948-2008

"Indiana" sheet music

 Collection — Folder OB101
Identifier: OB101
Scope and Contents This collection includes sheet music for the song, "Indiana," from Margaretta Brown, Carroll Webster, and Burrell Van Buren from 1940.
Dates: 1940

Marietta Kem sheet music

Identifier: S0768
Scope and Contents This collection includes sheet music from Marietta Kem in New Castle, Indiana ranging from 1941 to 1942.
Dates: 1941-1943, undated

Music collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1628
Scope and Contents This collection has been divided into three folders. Folder one has information about Diapason Singers who performed at the Main Street Christian Church, Rushville, Indiana, on May 9, 1909. The Diapason class sang on the 100th anniversary of the Missouri Harmony Singers in Morrison. There is a three page typed narrative about the history of "how the Southerners came by their 'fasola' mode of singing." Folder two, labeled Miscellaneous, has brochures, song sheets, and the 1941 annual...
Dates: 1924-1956

New Albany American Legion band music books

Identifier: L331
Scope and Contents This collection contains a series of music books used by the New Albany American Legion marching band. There are two sets and each book is labeled for a different instrument. Song titles in the books include: "March-Blazing the Trail," "On the Picket Line," "Spirit of Peace," "Under the American Flag," "The Hague Conference," and "Florizel Overture." Books in the H-64 set are stamped with the name of the store where they were purchased, "H.H. Dreyer, New Albany, Indiana."
Dates: circa 1920s

Pierce-Krull family papers

Identifier: L353
Scope and Contents The collection includes family correspondence (1834-1963), writings, financial records, journals, and scrapbooks from the Pierce-Krull family ranging from 1834 to 1963. Family correspondence includes correspondence of the John Moore family of Ellisville, Geneseo, and Rock Island, Illinois (1834-1870), including letters from family members in St. Louis, Missouri., California, and Madison, Jefferson County and Shelbyville, Shelby County, Indiana. Also included are letters, and transcripts of...
Dates: 1834-1963