Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Calling Trains sound recording | 1 sound recording | First pubished on Library of Congress LP AFS L61 "Railroad Songs and Ballads," edited by Archie Green. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in 1936. (Date). Recorded at State Penitentiary, Parchman, Mississippi. (Venue). This railroad call is performed by an unidentified former railroad train caller. (Content). John A. Lomax Southern States Collection, 1933-1937 (Source). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
    • Date: 1968
  • Audio Recording
    Whistling Blues Performed by Meade Lux Louis. Recorded by Alan Lomax, 1938. sound recording | 1 disc. | John Hammond and Alan Lomax Recordings of Blues and Jazz Musicians. (Source). 1938. (Date). Recorded in New York by Alan Lomax. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Lewis, Meade - Lomax, Alan
  • Audio Recording
    Fare Ye Well
    In That Great Getting Up Morning
    Spiritual sung by the Metropolitan Community Church Choir, performing at the National Folk Festival in Chicago, Illinois, 1937. Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell. Collector's number 150. sound recording | 1 reel. | Resettlement Administration Recordings Collection. (Date). May, 1937. (Date). Recorded by Sidney Robertson Cowell at The National Folk Festival in Chicago. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Metropolitan Community Church Choir - Cowell, Sidney Robertson
  • Audio Recording
    I'm Sad and I'm Lonely sound recording | 1 reel. | Recorded by Ann Grimes, Ohio. (Venue). Ann Grimes's Ohio Collection, American Folklife Center. (Source Note). Recorded in 1953. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Sandburg, Carl - Grimes, Anne
    • Date: 1953
  • Audio Recording
    Catfish Blues
    Rollin' Stone
    Played and sung by Honeyboy Edwards at the 50th Anniversary Concert for the Archive of Folk Culture at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 1978. sound recording | 1 reel. | Recorded at the Archive of Folk Song 50th Anniversary Concert, Library of Congress. (Venue). At the beginning of this recording, Edwards acknowledges Alan Lomax, who is sitting in the audience. Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Edwards, Honeyboy - Petway, Robert
    • Date: 1978
  • Audio Recording
    Sweet Home Chicago Played and sung by Honeyboy Edwards at the 50th Anniversary of the Archive of Culture at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 1978. This song is believed to have been composed by Robert Johnson. sound recording | 1 reel. | Recorded at the Archive of Folk Song 50th Anniversary Concert, Library of Congress. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Edwards, Honeyboy - Johnson, Robert
    • Date: 1978
  • Audio Recording
    Scotch Mary A traditional Irish tune performed on ullieann pipes by Patrick James Touhey. Recorded by Francis O'Neill, Chicago, Illinois, 1904. Dunn Family Collection. sound recording | 1 cylinder. | Dunn Family Collection. (Source). c. 1904 (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Touhey, Patrick J. - O'neill, Francis
  • Audio Recording
    Maid on the Green A traditional Irish tune performed on ullieann pipes by Patrick James Touhey. Recorded by Francis O'Neill, Chicago, Illinois, 1904. Dunn Family Collection. sound recording | 1 cylinder. | Dunn Family Collection. (Source). c. 1904. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Touhey, Patrick J. - O'neill, Francis
  • Notated Music
    Our guiding star 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: Lanphear and Mayo - Lanphear, A. H.
    • Date: 1853

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  • Notated Music
    The Soldier's burial sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Packard, J. - Packard, M. W.
    • Date: 1865

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  • Notated Music
    The Chicago copperheads sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Horace Waters - Clark, James G.
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music
    Bury the brave where they fall sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Root & Cady - Frisbie, Henrie L.
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music
    Battle of Fort Donelson sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Grundy, E. - Kidd, John
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music
    We shall miss you, dearest brother sheet music | Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Root & Cady - Haynes, Edward - Haynes, Chas
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music
    Our own brave boys sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Hendrick, Myra MCD
    • Date: 1862

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  • Notated Music
    Our hearts are with our country sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Howard, Frank
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music
    Camp song of the Irish Brigade sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Root & Cady - Hughes, Wm. Carter - Hade, P. T.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music
    Onward freemen sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Scott, R. D.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music
    The Union - now and forever! sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Scott, Robert D.
    • Date: 1861

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    The Union - now and forever! sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Scott, Robert D.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music
    We are the gay & happy suckers, from the state of Illinois sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: H. M. Higgins - Webster, J. P.
    • Date: 1862

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  • Notated Music
    The Men of the west sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Blelock & Co. - Whaples, A. - Willet, Edward
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music
    Sailor's life Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 unnumbered pages) ; 35 cm | by Adolph Kaderabek. (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: Delmar Music Co. - Kaderabek, Adolph
    • Date: 1919

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  • Notated Music
    For the boys who did not return Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 unnumbered pages) ; 35 cm | by Mabel May Kadow. (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: Legters Music Co. - Kadow, Mabel May
    • Date: 1919

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  • Notated Music
    Now he is over Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 34 cm | by Amanda Kain. (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: Delmar Music Co. - Kain, Amanda
    • Date: 1919

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