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  • Freedom's songs! For the Campaign of 1856! John C. Fremont. An Acrostic. Published by Higgins & Bradley, No. 20 Washington St., Boston

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | Includes: Freedom's appeal, Freedom's dawn, Freedom's battle song, and The freemen's song. In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    Contributor: Fremont, John C.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - America Singing: Nineteenth Century Song Sheets - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Song Sheets
    Original Format: Books - Notated Music

  • Battle hymn of the republic

    sheet music | 4 p. | Written for the Atlantic monthly. Received by LC in 1890. Sheet Music (Form).

    Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Steffe, William - Howe, Julia Ward
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Patriotic Melodies - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
    Original Format: Notated Music

  • Dancing at home and abroad

    Book. print | 104 p. 20 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). ...

    Contributor: O. Ditson & Co. - Cleveland, C. H. (Jr) - Cleveland, C. H.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • Arthur B. Whiting (1861-1936)

    Biography. Whiting did not create a large body of work. When asked about his limited productivity, he replied, tongue-in-cheek, that he had been associating with the masters much too long to tolerate ...

    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Choral Music - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
    Original Format: Web Pages

  • Howe's complete ball-room hand book containing upwards of three hundred dances, including all the latest and most fashionable dances ... with elegant illustrations, and full ...

    Book. print | 118 p. illus. 16 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource ...

    Contributor: Ditson & Co. - Howe, Elias
    Site/Collection: Rare Book and Special Collections Division - American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances

    Book. print | 16 p. ; 16 cm. (8vo) | Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. Available ...

    Contributor: Fraisier, M. J. C.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • The nature and tendency of balls seriously and candidly considered, in two sermons, preached in Medway, the first, December 21: the second, December 28, 1818

    Book. print | 50 p. ; 21 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource ...

    Contributor: Printed by M. & W.H. Mann - Ide, Jacob
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • Dancing and prompting, etiquette and deportment of society and ball room

    Book. print | 48 p. 17 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). ...

    Contributor: White, Smith & Co. - Bonstein (Professor) - Bonstein
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • America the beautiful

    sheet music | 8p, 7 x 11 in. | Also includes "O peerless flag!" Sheet Music (Form).

    Contributor: Oliver Ditson Company - Fisher, William Arms - Bates, Katharine Lee
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Patriotic Melodies - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
    Original Format: Notated Music
    Date: 1917

  • Eliza Jane. Address Winthrop Packard, 180 Tremont Street, Boston, Mass

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    Site/Collection: American Memory - America Singing: Nineteenth Century Song Sheets - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Song Sheets
    Original Format: Books - Notated Music

  • The national air of Yankee Doodle

    sheet music | 3 p. | Arranged for the piano forte. Sheet Music (Form).

    Contributor: Oliver Ditson
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Patriotic Melodies - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
    Original Format: Notated Music

  • Daniel Gregory Mason (1873-1953)

    Biography. In 1913, Mason studied in Paris with Vincent d'Indy, who became his primary compositional influence. A fervent classicist, Mason's instrumental works include three symphonies, more than a dozen chamber pieces, several ...

    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Choral Music - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
    Original Format: Web Pages

  • American dancing master, and ball-room prompter containing about five hundred dances including all the latest and most fashionable ... with elegant illustrations, and full explanation ...

    Book. print | 160 p. illus. 17 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource ...

    Contributor: E. Howe - Howe, Elias
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1862
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  • Henry F. Gilbert (1868-1928)

    Biography. In 1905 he wrote Americanesque, which was a suite for orchestra based on minstrel show tunes. His first major success was Comedy Overture on Negro Themes (1910) for orchestra. He completed ...

    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Choral Music - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
    Original Format: Web Pages

  • The Lawrence disaster. By Jason E. Cowden. Lowell, Jan. 20th 1860

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    Contributor: Cowden, Jason E.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - America Singing: Nineteenth Century Song Sheets - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Song Sheets
    Original Format: Books - Notated Music

  • Prompter's pocket instruction book

    Book. print | 1 p.l., 49 p. diagrs. 17 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). ...

    Contributor: White Smith Music Publishing Co. - Elmwell, L. H.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • The popular refrain of Glory, hallelujah

    sheet music | 4 p. | "As sung by the Federal volunteers throughout the union." Sheet Music (Form).

    Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co.
    Site/Collection: Performing Arts Encyclopedia - Patriotic Melodies - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
    Original Format: Notated Music

  • To the Baltimore poet, Thomas H. M-rr-s, author of "How they act in Baltimore." Baltimore June 10, 1862

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | Signed by: Mephistophiles K. G. S. In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    Contributor: Mephistophiles K. G. S.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - America Singing: Nineteenth Century Song Sheets - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Song Sheets
    Original Format: Books - Notated Music
    Date: 1862-06-10

  • The prompter's own book or, Rowe's calls for the ball room. Contains all the latest and best calls necessary for an all night party

    Book. print | [9] p. 18 cm. | Cover-title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource ...

    Contributor: G. H. Rowe - Rowe, Geo. H. (George H.) - Rowe, Geo. H.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • Ellsworth song. Air: Glory, Hallelujah. Published by S. O. Thayer. Over Boylston Market, Boston, Mass. 1861

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | Pamphlet. In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    Site/Collection: American Memory - America Singing: Nineteenth Century Song Sheets - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Rare Book and Special Collections Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Song Sheets
    Original Format: Books - Notated Music
    Date: 1861