Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • About this Collection - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Collections

    See and Hear American History Through Song "Know the songs of a country and you will know its history for the true feeling of a people speaks through what they sing." – Preface to The Songs of Henry Clay Work (1884) Listen to the changes in the "Star Spangled Banner" as played by different bands in different eras. Look at the ways in which ...

  • Somebody's darling slumbers here

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

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Ordway, John P. - Lacoste, Maria
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • 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
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Taubert's cradle

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

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Kinkel, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • General Lee's surrender

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

    • Contributor: Balmer & Weber - H., J. P.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Kneel where our loves are sleeping

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

    • Contributor: A. E. Blackmar - Sweet, L. Nella - R., G. W.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Fletcher polka

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

    • Contributor: S. Brainard's Sons - Brummer, Carl A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Over the sea galop

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

    • Contributor: Marsh & Bubna - Quigg, J. Travis
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Historical Topics - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Collections

    The history of America is reflected through its songs. Read more about how immigration and migration; work and industry; social change; war and conflict; politics and political campaigns; and sports and leisure in the United States have been portrayed in song. Listen to examples for all.

  • Salve Maria

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

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson Co. - Rizzo, Giuseppe
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Sweet William waltz

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

    • Contributor: J. L. Peters - Brown, Francis H.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Sheridan's Ride

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

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Covert, Bernard
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Floating down the stream

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

    • Contributor: J. L. Peters - Thomas, J. R. - Cooper, George
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Boz schottisch, op. 8

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

    • Contributor: G. André & Co. - Wolsieffer, J. Henry
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Meet me at the lane

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

    • Contributor: William A. Pond & Co. - Grobe, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Breeze of the lake galop

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

    • Contributor: Thaddeus Firth - Sedgwick, A.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Colonnen waltz

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

    • Contributor: William Hall & Son - Strauss - Steinhagen, Paul
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Evening quick step

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

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Wyman, Addison P.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • The Soldier's prayer

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

    • Contributor: C. M. Tremaine - Dunbar, Joseph
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Marche funebre

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

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Porter, John S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Champagne Charlie galop

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

    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Knight, J. S.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Jolly polka

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

    • Contributor: S. Brainard's Sons - Kolbe, Carl F.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Meet me at the lane

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

    • Contributor: Alex Barnes - Wilkins, Herve D.
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Bella schottisch

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

    • Contributor: S. Brainard's Sons - Kinkel, Charles
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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  • Miantonomoh - galop

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

    • Contributor: Wm. A. Pond & Co. - Furstnow, Heinrich
    • Original Format: Notated Music
    • Date: 1867

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