Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Red, red rose

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "with Orchestra" (Content). Vic 38085-A Issued in late 1909 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Cook, Will Marion - Rogers, [Alex] - Clough, Arthur and Haydn Quartet
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1909
  • I've been floating down the old green river

    Copyright: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1915/Mills Music Inc., 1943.t. Coupling date: 1/31/1916. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor with orchestra. The song was introduced by Florence Moore in "Maid in America" (1915). With (reverse side): Cohen at the telephone / George Thompson.

    • Contributor: Cooper, Joe - Murray, Billy - Kalmar, Bert - Edison - Cooper, Joseph
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916
  • Old folks' rag

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - Metropolitan Military Band - [Sweatman, Wilbur]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1915
  • Roy Carew interview covering early New Orleans, Mid-western and New York ragtime

    sound recording | Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Carew, Roy
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Jewett

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. ; 10 in. | Recorded c. January 1929 (Date). from the private collection of Matt Barton (Source Note). Courtesy of Fantasy Records, 2600 10th Street, Berkeley, CA 94710. (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Gennett - J.T. Allison's Sacred Harp Singers
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1929
  • The preacher and the bear

    Copyright: 1904; Lewis Music Publishing Co., Inc., 1947. Coupling date: 2/15/1919. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: baritone with orchestra. With (reverse side): Coon 'possum hunt / Billy Golden, Billy Heins.

    • Contributor: Arizonia, Joe - Collins, Arthur - Edison
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1919
  • Run brudder possum run : A Negro warning

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 4172 -1 Recorded in late 1909. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Johnson, J. Rosamond (John Rosamond) - [Cole, Robert] - Collins, [Arthur] and Harlan, [Byron G.]
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1909
  • Love will find a way

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Introducing: In Honey Suckle Time" (Content). Mx: 020655 A -3 Recorded c. August 29, 1921. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Pathe - Sissle, [Noble] - Blake, [Eubie] - The Seven Black Dots
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Kitten on the keys

    Copyright: E503560 (1921), E513620 (1921); renewed 9 May 1949 by Edward E. Confrey; renewed 20 May 1948 by Edward Elzear Confrey. Coupling date: 12/31/1921. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: piano solo. With (reverse side): Monastery bells waltz / Harry Lange.

    • Contributor: Confrey, Zez - Edison
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • The man behind the gun

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 71 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Dudley inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. S.H. Dudley, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, Feb. 27, 1900. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). From the ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Dudley, S. H. - Dudley, S. H. (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1900-02-27
  • Stars and stripes forever

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: digital; 4 2/4 in. | Taken from "The Bicentennial Collection: Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of 'The President's Own' United States Marine Band," disc 5. Original release information: Albert F. Schoepper, conducting. RCA Cat. LSP-2687, Recorded by RCA at Crapton Auditorium, Howard University, Washinton, DC, December 10, 1962. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: United States Marine Band - Sousa, John Philip - U.S. Marine Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1998
  • 12th Street rag

    Copyright: 1914; Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Coupling date: 2/1/1921. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. With (reverse side): American pep march / Imperial Marimba Band.

    • Contributor: Bowman, Euday L. (Euday Louis) - Imperial Marimba Band - Edison - Bowman, Euday L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Die Witwe und ihre sieben Maenner

    Coupling date: 2/22/1921. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: Komischer Vortrag mit Orchester, in Deutsch. With (reverse side): Puppchen / Adolph Hahl.

    • Contributor: Jacoby, Bacchus - Balle, Ernest - Edison
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • In the baggage coach ahead

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, vertical cut, mono. ; 10 in. | "Singing, Violin and Guitar" (Content). Mx: 10315 -C -3 -2 Recorded on April 13, 1925. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Davis, Gussie L. - Dalhart, Vernon and Co.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1925
  • Gypsy blues

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Fox-Trot" (Content). Mx: 7666 -B Recorded in October, 1921. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Gennett - Sissle, [Noble] - Blake, [Eubie] - Ladd's Black Aces
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • Stars and stripes forever

    sound recording | 1 DAT audiotape | Taken from recording of concert held at the Library of Congress in 2002. Recording of "Stars and Stripes Forever" from the Loras John Schissel Collection. (Copyright Notice). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Sousa, John Philip - Virginia Grand Military Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 2002
  • Street piano No. 2

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 62.5 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Unidentified barrel organist. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, Dec. 19, 1899. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - [Unidentified Barrel Organist] (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1899
  • If you love your baby, make the goo-goo eyes

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Zonophone Record. National Gram-O-Phone Corp." (Content). Issued c. early 1907 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: National Gram O Phone Corp - Williams, Bert - Walker, George - Zonophone Orchestra
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1907
  • Amazing grace

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, mono. ; 12 in. | Courtesy of Sony BMG Music Entertainment, www.sonybmg.com (Copyright). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Rca Victor - Atkins, Chet
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1962

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  • Old folks at home

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:13 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Elsie Baker - Stephen Collins Foster - George Rosey
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1912-03-04
  • Morning, noon and night

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 9 in. | [no matrix or take information] Isuued in 1903. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Zonophone - Zonophone Concert Band
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1903
  • Polski taniec

    Coupling date: 8/21/1922. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: (Polish). With (reverse side): Polka Warszawska "wiszniaczka" / Aleksander Iwanowski.

    • Contributor: Iwanowski, Aleksander - Edison
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • Pretty baby fox trot From "The Passing Show of 1916"

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 5 in. | Sound Recording (Form). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Emerson - Emerson Military Band - Kahn - Jackson - Van Alstyne
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916
  • I love her just the same

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 66.5 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Dudley inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. S.H. Dudley, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, July 15, 1899. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Dudley, S. H. - Dudley, S. H. (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1899-07-15
  • Eli Green's cake walk

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 71 rpm, mono. ; 8 1/2 in. | Music composed by Sadie Koninsky. Recorded on one side only. Autographs of Cullen and Collins inscribed on zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Cullen and Collins, banjo duo. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, May 1898. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Koninsky, Sadie - Cullen and Collins (Banjo Duo) - Koninsky, Sadie (Author) - Cullen and Collins (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1898-05