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  • Notated Music

    Hello Wisconsin

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

    • Contributor: Kalmar & Puck & Abrahams - Ruby, Harry - Kalmar, Bert - Leslie, Edgar
    • Date: 1917

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  • Notated Music

    Boys of old Wisconsin

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | by Frank Mayr. (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). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: The Loyalty Publishing Co. - Mayr, Frank
    • Date: 1918

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  • Notated Music

    Among the blue Wisconsin hills

    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 & Co. - Mitchell, Mrs. Agnes E.
    • Date: 1885

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  • Notated Music

    In the dells of old Wisconsin

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | Words by C. E. Shoemaker ; music by Leo Friedman. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).

    • Contributor: North American Music Company - Friedman, Leo - Shoemaker, C. E.
    • Date: 1919

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  • Audio Recording

    Swedish fiddle tune from Wisconsin woods

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Pat Ford, harmonica. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 27, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Pat Ford performing Anglo-American songs ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Pat - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1938
  • Notated Music

    Wisconsin loyalty every mother's son will back you, Uncle Sammy

    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 36 cm | words & music by E. Richard Karle. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. "Dedicated to my beloved state--Wisconsin." 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: Wm. A Kaun Music Co. - Karle, E. Richard
    • Date: 1917

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  • Film, Video

    The Steve Meisner Band Traditional and Contemporary Polka from Wisconsin

    The Steve Meisner Band performs traditional and contemporary Milwaukee Slovenian-style polka music and songs. videorecording | videorecording ; 65 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). August 25, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Steve Meisner Band - Meisner, Steve
    • Date: 2010
  • Audio Recording

    WPA announcement and comments about the Ford family recorded in California and in Wisconsin

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Opens with Sidney Robertson Cowell announcement about the Northern California WPA [Work Projects Administration] recordings. She then comments on the Ford family members (Warde, Pat, Bogue, Arthur and their uncle Rob Walker, who she first recorded for the Resettlement Administration in Wisconsin, and Warde, Bogue, and ...

    • Contributor: Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1938
  • Audio Recording

    Red River Jig; Squaw dance

    • Contributor: Cloud, Joe - Cloud, Clarence - Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1938-10-16
  • Audio Recording

    Red River jig; White River two step

    • Contributor: Cloud, Joe - Cloud, Clarence - Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1938-10-16
  • Audio Recording

    Fiddle tunes, numbers 1, 2, 3, & 4.; Squaw Dance

    • Contributor: Cloud, Joe - Cloud, Clarence - Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1938-10-16
  • Audio Recording

    Fiddle tunes, numbers 1, 2, 3, & 4.; White River two step

    • Contributor: Cloud, Joe - Cloud, Clarence - Lomax, Alan
    • Date: 1938-10-16
  • Audio Recording

    The Little brown bulls

    sound recording | on 2 bands of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Robert Walker, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Crandon, Wisconsin in June, 1937. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Robert Walker performing an Anglo-American song ...

    • Contributor: Walker, Robert - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1937
  • Audio Recording

    Keith and Hiles Line

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Dust jacket notes inscribed by Sidney Robertson Cowell: "Sung by Pat Ford. He came West from Wisconsin in 1931. This song was composed by a lumberjack in Crandon [Wisconsin] -- all the names are local." Pat Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Pat - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1938
  • Audio Recording

    Sterling's Hotel

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Song written by river drivers about a little hotel on the banks of the Wolf River in northern Wisconsin. Pat Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 27, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Pat - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1938
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    [ Notes taken by Richard Halliday from a phone conversation with Sr. Gregory, August 4, 1959]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 3 p., | Permission granted from Sinsinawa Dominican Archives, Sinsinawa, Wisconsin (Copyright Notice). Manuscript (Form).

  • Audio Recording

    River drivers' song

    sound recording | on 1 band of 1 sound disc : analog, 78 rpm ; 12 in. | Pat Ford, unaccompanied vocals. (Performers). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell in Central Valley, California on December 27, 1938. (Venue). Reference copy available in the Library of Congress, Folklife Reading Room. (Additional Physical Form). Forms part of a group of field materials documenting Pat Ford performing Anglo-American ...

    • Contributor: Ford, Pat - Cowell, Sidney Robertson - Archive of Folk Culture (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1938
  • Audio Recording

    Shantyman's life

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Robert F. Draves and Helene Stratman Thomas collection of Wisconsin recordings. (Source). Recorded in July 1941. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L55 "Folk Music from Wisconsin," edited by Helene Stratman-Thomas, 1960. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in Rhinlander, Wisconsin. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Denoyer, Emery - Draves, Robert F.
    • Date: 1960
  • Audio Recording

    Cranberry Song

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Robert F. Draves and Helene Stratman Thomas collection of Wisconsin recordings. (Source). Recorded in August 1946. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L55 "Folk Music from Wisconsin," edited by Helene Stratman-Thomas, 1960. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in Black River Falls, Wisconsin. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Perry, Frances - Stratman-Thomas, Helene
    • Date: 1960
  • Audio Recording

    The Lakes of Ponchartrain

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Robert F. Draves and Helene Stratman Thomas collection of Wisconsin recordings. (Source). Recorded in August 1946. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L55 "Folk Music from Wisconsin," edited by Helene Stratman-Thomas, 1960. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in Black River Falls, Wisconsin. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Perry, Frances - Stratman-Thomas, Helene
  • Audio Recording

    The Milwaukee Fire

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Robert F. Draves and Helene Stratman Thomas collection of Wisconsin recordings. (Source). Recorded in August 1941. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L55 "Folk Music from Wisconsin," edited by Helene Stratman-Thomas, 1960. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in Crandon, Wisconsin. (Venue). The ballad concerns a fire at the Newhall House hotel in ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Walker, Robert - Draves, Robert F.
    • Date: 1960
  • Audio Recording

    Young Johnny

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Robert F. Draves and Helene Stratman Thomas collection of Wisconsin recordings. (Source). Recorded in April 1941. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP AFS L55 "Folk Music from Wisconsin," edited by Helene Stratman-Thomas, 1960. (Bibliographic History). Reorded in Madison, Wisconsin. (Venue). A ballad about the death of Thomas Mirrick of snakebite in ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Bundy, Winifred - Stratman-Thomas, Helene - Draves, Robert F.
    • Date: 1960
  • Audio Recording

    Manabus Tells the Ducks to Shut Their Eyes

    sound recording | 1 cylinder recording. | Recorded by Frances Densmore in Keshena, Wisconsin (Venue). Frances Densmore Menominee Cylinder Collection. (Source Note). Recorded July-August, 1925. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Densmore, Frances - Pigeon, Louis
  • Audio Recording

    The sinking of the Titanic

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the Resettlement Administration Recordings Collection. (Source). Recorded in Crandell, Wisconsin. (Venue). Recorded in July 1937. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Spencer, Clyde - Fannin, Harry - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
  • Manuscripts/Mixed Material

    [ Letter from Sr. Gregory to Mary Martin and Richard Halliday, October 11, 1959]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 p., 8 1/2 in x 11 in. | Permission granted from Sinsinawa Dominican Archives, Sinsinawa, Wisconsin (Copyright Notice). Manuscript (Form).