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  • Massachusetts boys

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Sargent, James Otis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1861

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  • Dear old Boston, Massachusetts

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (4 unnumbered pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Thos. F. Linehan ; arranged by Ernest E. Murray. (Statement Of Responsibility). Manuscript in ink; lyric sheet pasted in. 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: Linehan, Thos. F. - Murray, Ernest E.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • Massachusetts quick step

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1820-1860 (Microfilm M 3106) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). In bound volumes: Copyright Deposits 1820-1860 Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: Henry Prentiss - Haraden, D. T.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1840
  • Massachusetts regimental march

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: White, Smith & Co. - Metcalf, Wm. H. F.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1879
  • Massachusetts Volunteers galop quick step

    sheet music | top of title page & p. 2 cut off Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Dressler's Music Store - Dressler, Wm.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1862

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  • The Massachusetts line. By Rev. R. T. S. Lowell

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

    • Contributor: Lowell, R. T. S., Rev
    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
  • Uncle Ben; A Campaign song for Massachusetts for 1882

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: Evans, W. A. - Lawrence, W. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1882
  • Sophia Bilides with Mal Barsamian and Mike Gregian Traditional Greek Smyrneika Music from Massachusetts

    videorecording | Library of Congress (Venue). August 24, 2011 (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Bilides, Sophia - Barsamian, Mal - Gregianm, Mike
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
  • Massachusetts fifty-third. Air: Annie Lisle. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 54 Chatham Street, N. Y

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

    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
  • Unfurl the glorious banner

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | With Massachusetts state seal. In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
  • Já Estas Com os Copos

    Fado sung by Olivete Maria, with Mário Bulhões on acoustic guitar and Duarte Tavares on Portuguese guitar. Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts, November 14, 1987. Lowell Folklife Project Collection. sound recording | 1 reel. | Lowell Folklife Project Collection. (Source). Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts. November 14, 1987. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Fertig, Barbara C. - Poulart, Maria Olivete - Bulhões, Mário - Tavares, Duarte
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • John Brown. Origin, Fort Warren. Music arranged by C. B. Marsh. Published by C. S. Hall, 256 Main Street, Charleston, Mass. Entered, according to the act of Congress. in the year 1861, ...

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

    • Contributor: Marsh, C. B.
    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
    • Date: 1861
  • Roxbury horse guards quick step

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Henry Tolman & Co. - Weber, Theo
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1862

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  • The Martyrs of Baltimore

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Russell & Tolman - Turner, J. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1861

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  • Welcome buddy to your old home town

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 32 cm | F. H. H. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: F. H. H. - Hammerslough, Freda Haas (Mrs) - Hammerslough, Freda Haas
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Balla Kouyaté and World Vision

    Balla Kouyaté and World Vision of Massachusetts perform Malian music and songs at the Library of Congress, April 28, 2010. videorecording | videorecording ; 68 min | The performers refer to the language used as "Mandinka." (Content). Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). April 28, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Balla Kouyaté and World Vision - Kouyate?, Balla - Demba, Adjaratou
    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
  • Requiescat

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 13 3⁄4 x 10 1⁄2 in. | Cover: "Compositions / Published by / The Wa-Wan Press / Newton Center / Massachusetts...Arthur Farwell / Love's Secret / A Ruined Garden / Requiescat" (General). [Page 1]: "[Words by] Katherine Ruth Heyman / [Music by] Arthur Farwell" (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: The Wa Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Heyman, Katherine Ruth
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1904

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  • Ho! for Kanzas

    Songbook. Book. 2 p., 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. | Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1857, by Oliver Ditson & Co. in the Clerk's Office in the District Court of the District of Massachusetts. (Copyright). From Western bell : a collection of glees, quartets and choruses, p. 114-115.

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Larcom, Lucy - Pease, Frederick H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1857
  • A paean of victory

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (5 pages) ; 31 cm | words by Susan M. Bullard ; music by Edward M. Bennett. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. "Dedicated to Mrs. Austin C. Wellington, President daughters of Massachusetts"--Caption. 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: Gardner C. Bullard - Bennett, Edward M. - Bullard, Susan M.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Ritual and Worship - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Collections

    Sacred music has been a vibrant part of American culture from the earliest sacred oral traditions of indigenous peoples through the written traditions of the first European colonists. With the settlement of the Plymouth, Massachusetts colony in 1620, sacred music played an important role in helping to define the cultural identity of the region of the New World that would become the United States. ...

  • Whaling Song

    sound recording | sound recording | No title given. First line: "As I was going up Orange Street I met Captain Edward Perry." (Content). The events of the song begin in Nantuckett, Massachusetts. (Content). Mr. Gibbs's name is also written T. H. Gibbs, but he gives his first name as James on another recording from this interview (AFS 25561). (Biographical). Mr. Gibbs is 84 ...

    • Contributor: James H. Gibbs - Hanley, Miles L. - Stone, Robert L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Young Johnny

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Robert F. Draves and Helene Stratman Thomas collection of Wisconsin recordings. (Source). Recorded in April 1941. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L55 "Folk Music from Wisconsin," edited by Helene Stratman-Thomas, 1960. (Bibliographic History). Reorded in Madison, Wisconsin. (Venue). A ballad about the death of Thomas Mirrick of snakebite in ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Bundy, Winifred - Stratman Thomas, Helene - Draves, Robert F.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1960
  • America the Beautiful

    Article. "America the Beautiful" has been called "an expression of patriotism at its finest." It conveys an attitude of appreciation and gratitude for the nation's extraordinary physical beauty and abundance, without triumphalism. It has also been incorporated into a number of films including The Sandlot and The Pentagon Wars. Its lyricist, Katharine Lee Bates, died March 28, 1929, and is buried in Falmouth, Massachusetts, ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Ashley's quick step

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson - Bond, Alonzo
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1861

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  • Cadet waltz

    sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Burditt, A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1866

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