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  • Film, Video

    Dineh Tah Navajo Dancers

    Dineh Tah Navajo Dancers perform traditional dances and songs at the Library of Congress, November 16, 2005. videorecording | videorecording ; 69 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). November 16, 2005. (Date). The members of this ensemble are from Arizona and New Mexico. Most are students at the University of New Mexico. (Biographical). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Dineh Tah Navajo Dancers - Bass, Howard
    • Date: 2005
  • Audio Recording

    Mexico

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "from Humpty Dumpty" (Content). Mx: B 2456 -3 Recorded on April 7, 1905 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Cole, [robert] - Johnson, J. Rosamond (john Rosamond) - Myers, J.W. With Orchestra Accompaniment
    • Date: 1905
  • Notated Music

    Mexico

    Instrumental parts | 32 p. 10 3/4 x 7 in. | Parts: solo B-flat cornet - conductor (2), 1st B-flat cornet, 1st B-flat clarinet (2), tuba (2), drums (2), 2nd B-flat cornet, 3rd B-flat cornet, 1st E-flat alto, 2nd E-flat alto, 3rd & 4th E-flat altos (2), B-flat tenors (2), 1st trombone, 2nd trombone, 2nd B-flat clarinett, B-flat bass (treb clef), 3rd trombone or ...

    • Contributor: Jos. W. Stern & Co. - Cole, Robert - Johnson, J. Rosamond (john Rosamond) - Recker, Robert - Johnson, James Weldon
    • Date: 1905
  • Book

    The Chicano Civil Rights Movement

    In addition to the songs of the Chicano Civil Rights Movment, there are many recordings of Mexican Americans in this presentation, recorded in the 1930s and 1940s. Some of these illustrate the hardships faced by migrant workers of the Dust Bowl era, such as "Yo Cuando era Niño - Mi Padre Querido..." sung by José Suarez. There are also recordings of the descendants ...

  • Film, Video

    Tancuj, tancuj [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 4 minutes | Matrix: 7817 (Source Note). Recorded on Feb. 25, 1921 (Date). Photos from LOC online collections. (General). Photos used: [Four men and four women in a circle with arms extended toward the center, dancing the Big Apple](http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c34897)-- Couple dancing the schottische at a dance during the San Angelo Fat Stock Show. San Angelo, Texas (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8b24053) -- ...

    • Contributor: Edison Records - Havrilla, Alois
    • Date: 1921
  • Notated Music

    Mexican dance

    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: Peters, J. L. - Wilson, G. D.
    • Date: 1875

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  • Collection

    Los Texmaniacs concert and interview collection, 2013 September 11

    Video recording, sound recording, and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on September 11, 2013 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Los Texmaniacs founder Max Baca is a renowned innovator on the bajo sexto, a twelve-string guitar-like instrument, which customarily provides rhythm accompaniment for the button accordion, creating the core of the ...

    • Contributor: Texas Folklife (organization) - Texmaniacs (musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (u.s.) - Millennium Stage - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (u.s.). Millennium Stage
    • Date: 2013
  • Notated Music

    Mandolina; Mexican serenade

    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: New York Music Pu Co. - Langey, O.
    • Date: 1885

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  • Notated Music

    Way down in Mexico

    sheet music | 6 p. ; 31 cm. | Sheet Music (Form).

    • Contributor: Harry Von Tilzer Music Publishing Co. - Von Tilzer, Harry - Jerome, William
    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music

    Ma Afro-Mexican queen

    Instrumental parts | 20 p., 11 x 7 in. | Parts: piano, 1st and 2nd violins, viola, cello, bass, flute, B-flat clarinet, trombone, drums, B-flat cornet. (Content). Copyright MCMIII by M. Witmark & Sons N.Y. (Copyright). 9 blank pages. "Vocal Orch." No vocal part provided. Instrumental Parts (Form).

    • Contributor: M. Witmark & Sons - Perrin, Sidney L.
    • Date: 1903

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  • Book

    Mexican American Song

    The most well known son jarocho is "La Bamba," which the Mexican American pop singer Ritchie Valens (1941-1959) popularized. Son Jarocho has become part of the fabric of the work of an array of contemporary Mexican American pop and rock singers including Zack de la Rocha of Rage Against the Machine, Los Lobos and Lila Downs.

  • Notated Music

    Mexican tiger-flower waltz

    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: William F. Millet - Nuger, F. C.
    • Date: 1843

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  • Film, Video

    This is what the union done [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 5 min. | Audio track from AFS 12010 (General). Photographs from the LOC online collection (General). Franklin Delano Roosevelt, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b36629) -- John L. Lewis at United Mine Workers Convention (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/hec.29288) -- United Mine-Workers of America (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.01953) -- Coal miner, his wife and two of their children (note child's legs). Bertha Hill, West Virginia (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/fsa.8a39375) ...

    • Contributor: Jones, George - Korson, George
  • Notated Music

    Mandolina; Mexican serenade

    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: Fischer, Carl - Langey, O.
    • Date: 1885
  • Notated Music

    Away in Mexico

    Sheet Music. print | 1 score | lyrics from the "Scientific American" 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: Firth, Pond and Co. - Phillips, Austin
    • Date: 1847

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  • Notated Music

    Mexican hop waltz

    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: Firth, Hall, and Pond - Peters, W. C.
    • Date: 1847

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  • Notated Music

    Castanera; Mexican melody

    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: Hart, Junius - Francis, W. T.
    • Date: 1885

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  • Notated Music

    In a Mexican villa

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

    • Contributor: Jos. W. Stern & Co. - Serrano, Jean
    • Date: 1904

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  • Notated Music

    Rio bravo, a Mexican lament

    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: Firth and Hall - Phillips, Austin - Hoffman, C. F.
    • Date: 1847

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  • Notated Music

    The Mexican volunteers 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: C. Holt Junr - Browne, Augusta
    • Date: 1847

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  • Notated Music

    The warlike dead in Mexico

    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: C. Holt, Jr. - Browne, Augusta - Balmanno
    • Date: 1848

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  • Notated Music

    Cerro gordo, new national song

    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: Millets Music Saloon - Sitgreaves, G. - Grattan, Henry P.
    • Date: 1847

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  • Notated Music

    Mandolina; Mexican serenade [piano, 4-hands]

    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: Ditson, C. H. & Co. - Langey, Otto
    • Date: 1885

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  • Film, Video

    The Gypsy Davy [illustrated]

    motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from AFC 1941/031: AFS 4991B3 (Content). Illustrations: [Woody Guthrie, half-length portrait, seated, facing front, playing a guitar that has a sticker attached reading: This Machine Kills Fascists] / World Telegram photo by Al Aumuller. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c30859) -- Gipsy Smith and other gypsies, Pittsburgh, Pa. (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.03099) -- Chacon, Mora County, New Mexico. Saddle horses ...

    • Contributor: Guthrie, Woody - Lomax, Alan - Langenegger, John
    • Date: 1941
  • Notated Music

    Montezuma, or, Mexico and Puebla grand march and 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: Thomas Birch - Beethoven - Meyerbeer
    • Date: 1847

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