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  • Prohibition

    sheet music | 4 p. ; 35 cm. | "Prohibition is now the rule throughout the land. Congress has passed a law, and America forbids whiskey and beer. Therefore, no more drinking here. Instead, just put salt, horseradish, and vinegar in your cup." Source: Heskes, Irene, Yiddish American Popular Songs, 1895-1950. (General). Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Saul Schenker Co. - Doctor, Rubin
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Prohibition

    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: Church, John - Bates, Vint C.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1884

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  • Prohibition

    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: Bennett, C. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1882

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  • Prohibition and St. John

    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: Fuller, F. J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1884

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  • Missouri state prohibition 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: Weber, Louis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1883

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  • The National prohibition campaigne songster

    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: Blake, B.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1881

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  • Songs of the Temperance Movement and Prohibition

    Many of the songs related to Prohibition are no longer sung. Some of the popular songs were recorded comercially, and preserved in that way. Others survive because folk song collectors like Stetson Kennedy, Sidney Robertson Cowell, and Alan Lomax were out documenting songs with early disc recording equipment not long after the repeal of Prohibition, when people still remembered and sang them.

  • Proibizione - Prohibition; Art thou an angel?

    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: Pond, Wm. A. & Co. - Bazzini, Gav. A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1882

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  • Cheer, all cheer; or, The Union prohibition battle cry

    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: McAllister, D. C. - M., M. H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1884

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  • Prohibition wave, The; or, We'll change our constitution

    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: Church & Co., John - Wallace, S. F.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1882

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  • Goodbye, booze

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes: Composed by Charles Fulton. Dust jacket notes: "Subject: Election in Marietta, O[hio]." Charles Fulton, vocals and piano. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Oakland, California on August 15, 1939. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional ...

    • Contributor: Fulton, Charles - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1939
  • Mountain Dew

    Performance of an original anti-Prohibition song by folklorist and performer Bascom Lamar Lunsford, of Asheville, North Carolina. Composed in 1920. Versions of this song entered oral tradition and consequently it is often thought to be a folk song. sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Bascom Lamar Lunsford recording project, 1949 collection. (Source). Recorded in 1949. (Date). Recorded at the ...

    • Contributor: Lunsford, Bascom Lamar - Emrich, Duncan
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • No beer no work

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered page) ; 28 cm | Sam Marley. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice; lead sheet. Manuscript in ink. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Sheet (Form).

    • Contributor: Marley, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911

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  • No beer, no work! a humorous song

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

    • Contributor: Martin Ballmann - Ballmann, Martin - Ballmann, Anna - Philipp, Theodore
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • No beer, - no work!

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered page) ; 34 cm | by Norrie Bernard. (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). Sheet (Form).

    • Contributor: [Publisher Not Identified] - Bernard, Norrie
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • Personal liberty: we can't work if we don't get beer

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (* pages) ; 36 cm | 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: Fitzpatrick, Michael J.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1919

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  • No beer, no work

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (1 unnumbered page) ; 28 cm | Sam Marley. (Statement Of Responsibility). Lyrics only. Manuscript in ink. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Sheet (Form).

    • Contributor: Marley, Sam
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1911
  • Save a little dram for me

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 11/21/1927. Coupling date: 5/1/1922. (Venue). With (reverse side): Dinnie Donohue / William Cahill. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Skidmore, Will E. - Walker, Marshall - Rogers, Duke
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • Bellamena

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc (4 minutes, 28 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | A Bahamian folksong, commemorating the role of Caribbean vessels in "rum-running," or transporting alcohol, to the United States during Prohibition (1919-1933). The 18th amendment to the Constitution, known as the Volstead Act, or Prohibition Act, had outlawed the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages in ...

    • Contributor: Rolle, Theodore "Tea Roll" - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Rolle, Theodore (Tea Roll) - Piano
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-20
  • Bellamena

    Field Recordings. Songs. sound recording | 1 sound disc ( 42 seconds) : analog ; 12 in. | Bahamian Bahamian fish peddler Greek American man A Bahamian folksong, commemorating the role of Caribbean vessels in "rum-running," or transporting alcohol, to the United States during Prohibition (1919-1933). The 18th amendment to the Constitution, known as the Volstead Act, or Prohibition Act, had outlawed the manufacture ...

    • Contributor: Unidentified Performer - Kennedy, Stetson - Cook, Robert Harrison - Cook, Robert - Unidentified Bahamian - Unidentified Bahaman
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1940-01-23
  • De brewer's big hosses [illustrated] Temperence song

    motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from Victor 17455-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox. (General). Photos taken from Library of Congress online collections. (General). Photos used: Beer wagon, Minneapolis, Minnesota (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a05323 ) -- [New York City Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach, right, watching agents pour liquor into sewer following a raid during the height ...

    • Contributor: Rodeheaver, Homer A. (Homer Alvan) - Taylor, H. S. - Herbert, J.
    • Original Format: Film, Video
  • Molly and the baby, don' Molly and the baby, dont you know

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:27 | Vocal (Category). Male 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 - Homer A. Rodeheaver - Walter Rogers - J. Herbert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916-02-26
  • German American and Russian German American Song

    The composer Kurt Weill (1900-1950) made a significant impact on both American classical and popular music culture with his musical works for the stage. Weill fled Nazi Germany in the mid-1930s, eventually seeking citizenship in the United States with his wife Lotte Lenya (who originated many of her husband's most important female roles.) Works like "The Threepenny Opera," "Happy End" and "Lady in the ...

  • 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. ...

  • Union chorus. Air- Gay and happy. Wm. W. Mayberry & F. P. Donohoe

    Song Sheet. print | 1 score | Included in serial: The National Guard; vol. 2, no.1, June 26, 1861. In English. (Language). Print (Form).

    • Original Format: Books - Notated Music
    • Date: 1861-06-26

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