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  • Audio Recording

    The Southern Soldier

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | First published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L28, "Songs of American History and the Assasination of Presidents," 1952. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in 1937. (Date). Forms part of the John A. Lomax Southern States Collection, 1937. (Source). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Morgan, Minta - Lomax, John A. (john Avery)
    • Date: 1952
  • Audio Recording

    Phil Sheridan

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Judge Learned Hand was from Essex County, New York. (Biographical). Recorded in Washington, D.C. (Venue). Recorded October 3, 1942. (Date). First published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L28, "Songs of American History and the Assasination of Presidents," 1952. (Bibliographic History). Forms part of the Judge Learned Hand Recordings collection. (Source). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Hand, Learned - Semmig, Arthur - Langenegger, John
    • Date: 1952
  • Audio Recording

    The Iron Merrimac

    sound recording | 1sound recording | Judge Learned Hand was from Essex County, New York. (Biographical). Recorded in Washington, D.C. (Venue). Recorded October 3, 1942. (Date). First published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L28, "Songs of American History and the Assasination of Presidents," 1952. (Bibliographic History). Forms part of the Judge Learned Hand Recordings collection. (Source). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Hand, Learned - Semmig, Arthur - Langenegger, John
    • Date: 1952
  • Audio Recording

    The Bombardment of Bristol

    sound recording | 1 disc. | This ballad tells the story of the first bombardment of Bristol, Rhode Island by the British on October 7, 1775, during the American Revolution. (Content). Forms part of the Sam Hinton Collection. (Source). Recorded at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., (Venue). Recorded on March 25, 1947 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Hinton, Sam - Emrich, Duncan - Korson, Rae
  • Audio Recording

    Harlan County blues

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in Harlan, Kentucky. (Venue). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Davis, George
    • Date: 1965
  • Collection

    Not the Same Old(Folk) Song and Dance: Field Recordings in the European Communities of the United States

    videorecording | videorecording; 52 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). July 27, 2006. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Barton, Matthew - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2006
  • Collection

    " If It Wasn't for the Irish and the Jews" Irish and Jewish Influences on the Music of Vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley

    videorecording | videorecording; 74 min | Benjamin Botkin Lecture Series. (Source). December 1, 2009 (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Moloney, Mick
    • Date: 2009
  • Notated Music

    What's de matter, Uncle Sam?

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

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Lee, Alfred - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1867

    Look inside: 6 results

  • Notated Music

    I'm blind

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

    • Contributor: Wm. A. Pond & Co. - Leigh, Wm.
    • Date: 1863

    Look inside: 5 results

  • Notated Music

    We stand beneath our flag

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

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Gounod, Charles - Leslie - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1864

    Look inside: 7 results

  • Notated Music

    Angel mother, I'm coming home

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

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Lessur, M. J. - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1863

    Look inside: 5 results

  • Notated Music

    Our boys in camp

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

    • Contributor: G. D. Russell & Company - Lessur, R. J. - Smith, Dexter
    • Date: 1863

    Look inside: 5 results

  • Notated Music

    The Southern soldier boy

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

    • Contributor: Geo. Dunn & Compy - Alexander, C. W.
    • Date: 1863

    Look inside: 4 results

  • Notated Music

    The Southron's watchword

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

    • Contributor: Blackmar & Bro - Glover, Stephen - Bigney, M. F.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Answer to When this cruel war is over

    sheet music | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: J. C. Schreiner & Son - Schreiner, Hermann L. - Hewitt, John H.
    • Date: 1864

    Look inside: 5 results

  • Notated Music

    Who will care for mother now

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

    • Contributor: Geo. Dunn & Compy - Thompson, C. F. - Sawyer, C. C.
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music

    The Bonnie blue flag

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

    • Contributor: Macarthy, Harry
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Dixie's land

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

    • Contributor: Emmett, Dan D. - M, F.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    I'se gwine back to dixie

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

    • Contributor: White, C. A.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Carry me back to old Virginny

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

    • Contributor: Bland, James
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    The Cross of the south

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

    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Stonewall Jackson's way

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

    • Date: 1861

    Look inside: 3 results

  • Notated Music

    Carolina

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

    • Contributor: Blackmar, A. E. - , C. A.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    The Sword of Robert Lee

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

    • Contributor: Blackmar, A. E. - Ryan, A. J.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music

    Cheer, boys, cheer or Morgan's war song

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

    • Date: 1861