• The peanut stand. Air: Joe Brown. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 60 Chatham Street, N. Y

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

    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music

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  • Oh Looky Here, Woman, What You Gonna Do Babe

    Field Recordings. Music. Work Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Florida State Prison; Raiford Penitentiary Venue: State Farm Performance Note: "Oh Looky Here, Woman, What You Gonna Do Babe" performed by Joe Brown (vocals) at State Farm, Raiford, Florida, on June 4, 1939. In English. (Language). Also included in The John and Ruby ...

    • Contributor: Brown, Joe - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-04
  • John Henry

    Field Recordings. Music. Ballads. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Florida State Prison; Raiford Penitentiary Venue: State Farm Performance Note: "John Henry" performed by Joe Brown and Lonnie Thomas (vocals and guitar) at State Farm, Raiford, Florida, on June 3, 1939. In English. (Language). Also included in The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern ...

    • Contributor: Thomas, Lonnie - Brown, Joe - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill) - Guitar
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Oh Ye Prodigal Son

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Florida State Prison; Raiford Penitentiary Performer referred to elsewhere as Willie Ford Venue: State Farm Performance Note: "Oh Ye Prodigal Son" performed by Joe Brown, Paul Perkins, James Richardson, and Willie Howard (vocals) at State Farm, Raiford, Florida, on June 2, 1939. In ...

    • Contributor: Howard, Willie - Brown, Joe - Perkins, Paul - Richardson, James - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-02
  • I Want to Moan Right on Dat Shore

    Field Recordings. Music. Religious Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Location also known as Florida State Prison; Raiford Penitentiary Performer referred to elsewhere as Willie Ford Venue: State Farm Performance Note: "I Want to Moan Right on Dat Shore" performed by Paul Perkins, Joe Brown, Willie Howard and James Richardson (vocals) at State Farm, Raiford, Florida, on ...

    • Contributor: Brown, Joe - Howard, Willie - Perkins, Paul - Richardson, James - Lomax, John Avery - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939-06-03
  • Fatima Brown

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Leo Feist - Monaco, James V. - McCarthy, Joe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1915

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  • Old Joe Clark

    • Contributor: Jabbour, Alan - Reed, Henry
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1966-08-27
  • The blue and the brown

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | Words by Joe P. Canevari ; music by Leo Friedman. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: North American Music Company - Friedman, Leo - Canevari, Joe P.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Kiss me good night!

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Leo Feist, Inc - Goodwin, Joe - Brown, Lew
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • At the midnight masquerade

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Leo Feist, Inc - Ayer, Nat. D. - Goodwin, Joe - Brown, Lew
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1913

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  • Don't be anybody's soldier boy but mine

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 36 cm | words by Joe Lyons ; music by Frank Magine. (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: Ted Browning Music Co. - Magine, Frank - Lyons, Joe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • The bravest battle of the war, was fought in a mot

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joe Morris Co. - Brown, Albert W. - Hoier, Thomas - Boggs, Paul
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • When I'm sailing on the Nancy Lee

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joe Morris Music Co. - Brown, Domer - Benson, Carver - Fletcher, Archie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1914

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  • There's a service flag flying at our house

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | music by Al. W. Brown ; words by Thomas P. Hoier and Bernie Grossman. (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: Joe Morris Music Co. - Brown, Al W. - Hoier, Thomas P. - Grossman, Bernie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • The bravest battle of the war was fought in a mother's heart

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | music by Al. W. Brown ; words by Thomas P Hoier and Corp. Paul Boggs, U.S.A. (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: Joe Morris Music Co. - Brown, Al W. - Hoier, Thomas P. - Boggs, Paul
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1918

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  • There's a service flag flying at our house

    sheet music | 1 score | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Joe Morris Music Co. - Brown, Albert W. - Hoier, Thomas - Grossman, Bernie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1917

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  • " John Henry"

    Whether or not the legend has an historical basis, the story of a man whose worth and identity are measured only by his strength, which is then challenged by the advent of steam power, is one that has endured for over a century. John Henry's complaint to the work "captain," "A man ain't nothing but a man," found in most versions of the ballad, ...

  • Printable Timeline -- The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    1900 Songs of America Amy Marcy Cheney Beach sets to music Three Browning Songs, including "Ah, Love, But a Day and "The Year's at the Spring." John Rosamond Johnson writes the anthem "Lift Every Voice and Sing" to lyrics by James Weldon Johnson. The King Family performs the traditional dance song "Cripple Creek" on string band instruments: banjo, mandolin, guitar, fiddle, and bass fiddle. ...

  • Johnny Bull, and Yankee volunteers. Sold by Leonard Deming, at the sign of the Barber's Pole, No. 61, Hanover St. Boston, and at Middlebury, Vt

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

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  • The pretty ballet girl. H. De Marsan, publisher, No. 60 Chatham Street, New York

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | "Sung by Tony Pastor at his Opera-House, 201 Bowery." In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music

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  • Blues -- The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    "The blues" is a secular African-American musical genre that has had broad influence in popular music. Blues songs deal with a variety of topics and emotions, though it is often mistakenly thought that they deal almost exclusively with sorrow and protest. Playlist Recordings from the The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip. Shorty George (1939) Performed by Smith Casey, guitar. In ...

  • Rock -- The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    The term "Rock and Roll" was applied to several related forms of music broadly popular with youth starting in the mid-1950s. Some styles were already well established with certain audiences, or used musical devices that had been around for some time, but in the mid-1950s, they achieved national popularity, and soon became the driving forces in much of popular music. Playlist Recordings from Library ...

  • Songs of Work and Industry -- The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    During the 400 years of the settlement, territorial expansion, migration, industrialization and urbanization of what would come to be known as the United States, the nature of making a living and the technological and economic factors on which it rested changed profoundly. In colonial North America the economy was overwhelmingly agricultural with farmers producing much of what they needed for themselves and their communities. ...

  • Western and Cowboy Songs -- The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    Although it is often spoken of in the same breath as "Country" music, "Western" is a distinct area of American popular music whose roots reach into the frontier era of the 19th century. Playlist Five recordings from Library of Congress collections Starving to death on a government claim A pioneer song sung by folklorist Vance Randolph, who learned it in Kansas in his youth. ...

  • Printable Timeline -- The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    1850 Songs of America Stephen Foster composes 'The Voice of Bygone Days', 'Molly, Do You Love Me?', and 'Ah! May the Red Rose Live Alway!' 'Go Down Moses,' a spiritual sung by the Tuskegee Institute Singers, 1914. Harriet Tubman reported using this song to identify herself to slaves that might want to escape and flee north with her by singing it in a neighboring ...

  • Ragtime -- The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

    Ragtime, a uniquely American, syncopated musical phenomenon, has been a strong presence in musical composition, entertainment, and scholarship for over a century. It emerged in its published form during the mid-1890s and quickly spread across the continent via published compositions. By the early 1900s ragtime flooded the music publishing industry. The popularity and demand for ragtime also boosted sale of pianos and greatly swelled ...

  • African American Song

    From rappers like André 3000 (1975–) and pop stars like Michael Jackson (1958–2009), to opera singers like Denyce Graves (1964–) and gospel artists like Yolanda Adams (1961–), African American vocal artists continue to shake up and shape the musical culture of the United States in profound ways.

  • Bourbon ballads. Written for the New York Tribune by W.A. Croffut. Extra No. 52

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

    • Contributor: Croffut, W. A.
    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music

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