Collection Items

  • 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
  • Biography
    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 Her many unpublished songs were donated to the Library of Congress in 1917.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/Printed Material
    The American prompter and guide to etiquette Biography. Book. print | 130 p. 18 cm. | comp. by E. H. Kopp. Containing, in addition to explanations of all modern dances in general use, full directions for calling and dancing all the latest standard and special dances ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form)....
    • Contributor: The J. Church Co. - Kopp, E. H.
    • Date: 1896

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Stage and fancy dancing Book. print | 55 p. diagrs. 19 cm. | By F. C. Nott ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). 22. Minuet de la Cour,51
    • Contributor: J. M. Wright - Nott, F. C.
    • Date: 1896

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  • Book/Printed Material
    A discourse on dancing delivered in the Central Presbyterian Church, Cincinnati Book. print | 24 p. 22 cm. | By N. L. Rice. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). My unconverted friends, I cannot wonder that many of you, especially the young, are pleased with the world's exciting pleasures; but most sincerely...
    • Contributor: For Sale at the the Presbyterian Book Depository, and W. H. Moore - Rice, N. L. (Nathan Lewis) - Rice, N. L.
    • Date: 1847

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  • Film, Video
    Oral History with Harmonia Band
    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