Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • She wore a yellow ribbon

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | AFS 3822 A1 is incomplete; AFS 3833 A2 is a complete version of the song. Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals and piano. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading ...

    • Contributor: Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Coffin
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Molly dear

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Mrs. Byron Coffin, Sr., vocals, piano, and narration. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Alameda, California on April 6, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Byron ...

    • Contributor: Coffin (Mrs. Byron, Sr) - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - Coffin
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Down with the kaiser

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Lees and Carroll. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Lees & Carroll - Lees, David - Carroll, Chas - Lees, Dave
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Boom - fa - la - la

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | John Olafson, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Icelandic. (Language). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting John ...

    • Contributor: Olafson, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Viglunder (Ryma #1)

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Oddrun Sigurasson, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Icelandic. (Language). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Oddrun ...

    • Contributor: Sigurasson, Oddrun - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Psalm 56:2 Mine enemies would daily swallow me up, for they be many that fight against me, O Thou most high

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Rise in pitch is a conscious convention to mark increased fervor." Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on October 7, 1938. ...

    • Contributor: Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Susoeff and Mr. and Mrs. Popoff, of the Russian Molokan Church - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Susoeff, J. P. - Susoeff (Mrs) - Popoff (Mr) - Popoff (Mrs) - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Over the deep blue sea

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words by Rose Morris ; music by Daisy Raymond. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: The Hawaiian Novelty Co. - Raymond, Daisy
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • War march of our soldier boys

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | words & music by Edmund West. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Daniels & Wilson Music Publishers - West, Edmund
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • I have nothing else to do but fight for you song

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | Words and music by Ella S. Gudelj ; arranged by Louie Jensen and Wm. Keyt. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Ella S. Gudelj - Gudelj, Ella S. - Jensen, Louie - Keyt, Wm.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Isaiah 40:1-2 Comfort ye, comfort ye, my people

    sound recording | on 1 band and 1 side of 2 sound discs : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: Hymn begun on AFS 3831 B1, completed on AFS 3832 B1. Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Pitch raised deliberately in successive verses." Russian Molokan Congregation, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California ...

    • Contributor: Russian Molokan Congregation - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Stodum tvo i tuni (Ryma #6) = Saying goodbye to your sweetheart

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: "This is the true ryma." John Olafson, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Icelandic. (Language). Forms part ...

    • Contributor: Olafson, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Ad sigla . . . (Ryma #8) = To sail a boat, etc

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: "Same words as [AFS 3829] A1, but different tune." John Olafson, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In ...

    • Contributor: Olafson, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • It's a grand and glorious flag which we rally 'round to-day

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 36 cm | words and music by W. B. Anderson. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: W. Anderson Co. - Anderson, W. (William Birkett) - Anderson, W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • The light of the world is Uncle Sam

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | Lyric and melody by Sue Greenleaf ; harmonized by Richard Ferber. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: The Bold Atom Pu Co. - Greenleaf, Sue - Ferber, Richard
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Bring back a Belgian baby to me

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Ben Black. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Sherman, Clay & Co. - Black, Ben
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Aeroplane song

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (5 pages) ; 35 cm | [music and lyrics by] Karl Merkau. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Karl Merkau - Merkau, Karl
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • Preaching by William S. Loscutoff

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | William S. Loscutoff, preaching. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on September 14, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Russian. (Language). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting unaccompanied ...

    • Contributor: Loscutoff, William S. - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Russian Molokan Congregation - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Thorgrymur prudy (Ryma #5) = Viglander's father

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Oddrun Sigurasson, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Icelandic. (Language). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Oddrun ...

    • Contributor: Sigurasson, Oddrun - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • Come along march song

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 32 cm | words and music by Shafter Howard. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. "Dedicated to my friend Maj. General Geo. H. Cameron U.S.A." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Shafter Howard - Howard, Shafter
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Yankee doodle in Berlin

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 31 cm | Words by Harry Williams ; music by Chas. N. Daniels. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Daniels & Wilson Inc - Daniels, Charles N. (Charles Neil) - Williams, Harry - Daniels, Charles N.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • The Kaiser and his goat

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words by J. W. Russell ; music by Hugo Herzer. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Hugo Herzer Music Co. - Herzer, Hugo - Russell, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Thvi vill granda tholgidi = The Boatman carried from the shore

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | John Olafson, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California on May 25, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). In Icelandic. (Language). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting John ...

    • Contributor: Olafson, John - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938
  • We should stand for a league of nations (the song of the hour)

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 30 cm | words and music by M.L. McKean. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: M. L. Mckean - McKean, M.L. - McKean, M. L.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • He's just a common private soldier

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (2 pages) ; 35 cm | words & music by Walter Fryburg & Cyrille Lamar. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: Daniels & Wilson Incorporated Music Publishers - Fryburg, Walter - Lamar, Cyrille
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • Isaiah 40:1-2 Comfort ye, comfort ye, my people

    sound recording | on 1 band and 1 side of 2 sound discs : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: Hymn begun on AFS 3831 B1, completed on AFS 3832 B1. Inscribed on dust jacket by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Pitch raised deliberately in successive verses." Russian Molokan Congregation, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in San Francisco, California ...

    • Contributor: Russian Molokan Congregation - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1938