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Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • Audio Recording

    Where home is life in nineteenth-century Cincinnati, crossroads of the East and West

    compact disc | 1 compact disc | Recorded anthology of American music. (General). Songs, choruses, hymns, and piano music; John Aler, tenor; Clifford Jackson, baritone; Harmoneion Singers; Peter Basquin, piano or harmonium; John Miner, conductor. (General). Durations on container; historical and program notes by K. K. Sklar and J. Newsom and words of the vocal works (4 p.) bound in. (General). Made available here ...

    • Contributor: New World Records - The Harmoneion Singers - Aler, John - Jackson, Clifford - Basquin, Peter - Miner, John
    • Date: 1977
  • Book

    Patty Stair (1869-1926)

    Biography. Stair's compositions include two light operas, an intermezzo for orchestra, some fifty songs, anthems, and instrumental works for violin, piano, and organ. Some of her better-known pieces are Minuet and Little Dutch Lullaby (for women's voices), and These Are They, an anthem for mixed voices. Her many unpublished songs were donated to the Library of Congress in 1917. Never married, Stair died of ...

  • Book

    The American prompter and guide to etiquette

    Biography. Book. print | 130 p. 18 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). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: The J. Church Co. - Kopp, E. H.
    • Date: 1896

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  • Book

    Stage and fancy dancing

    Book. print | 55 p. diagrs. 19 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). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: J. M. Wright - Nott, F. C.
    • Date: 1896

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  • Book

    A discourse on dancing delivered in the Central Presbyterian Church, Cincinnati

    Book. print | 24 p. 22 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). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: For Sale at the the Presbyterian Book Depository, and W. H. Moore - Rice, N. L. (nathan Lewis) - Rice, N. L.
    • Date: 1847

    Look inside: 23 results

  • Film, Video

    Oral History with Harmonia Band

    Members of "Harmonia" discuss the band's origins and the traditional folk music of Eastern Europe.

    • Contributor: Austen, Theadocia Millich - Harmonia (musical Group) - American Folklife Center
    • Date: 2013-07-11