Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Dance song with solo vocal Sung by a local singer known as "Lizahbet." Recorded by Arthur S. Alberts in what is today Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso in 1949. Arthur S. Alberts Collection. sound recording | 1 reel. | Arthur S. Alberts Collection. (Source). Recorded by Arthur S. Alberts in the "pagan"(non-Muslim) quarter of the city of Bobo-Dioulasso, Burkina Faso (formerly Upper Volta). (Venue). 1949. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Alberts, Arthur S. - Lizahbet
    • Date: 1949
  • Audio Recording
    I don't know where I'm going, but I'm on my way Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:11 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Albert Campbell - Henry Burr - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Josef Pasternack - George Fairman
    • Date: 1917-07-24
  • Audio Recording
    Hail, Pennsylvania! Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:25 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Henry Burr - Albert Campbell - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Alekseĭ Fedorovich L'vov
    • Date: 1913-05-14
  • Audio Recording
    On a good old-time sleigh ride Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:03 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Albert Campbell - Henry Burr - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Albert Gumble
    • Date: 1913-10-29
  • Audio Recording
    Since Mother goes to the movie shows Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:15 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Henry Burr - Albert Campbell - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Walter Rogers - Albert Von Tilzer
    • Date: 1916-01-18
  • Audio Recording
    Arrah go on, I'm gonna go back to Oregon Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:55 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Henry Burr - Albert Campbell - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Walter Rogers - Bert Grant
    • Date: 1916-04-27
  • Audio Recording
    On the Old Dominion line Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:13 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Albert Campbell - Henry Burr - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Walter Rogers - George Botsford
    • Date: 1916-04-27
  • Audio Recording
    The syncopated walk
    Watch your step (Work title)
    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:56 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Albert Campbell - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Henry Burr - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Ted Levy - Irving Berlin
    • Date: 1915-02-24
  • Audio Recording
    Tip-top Tipperary Mary Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:52 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...
    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Albert Campbell - Harry McClaskey [I.E., Henry Burr] - Henry Burr - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Ted Levy - Harry Carroll
    • Date: 1914-11-18
  • Book/Printed Material
    Dancing Book. print | xvii, 454 p. front., illus. (incl. music) plates. 19 cm. | by Mrs. Lilly Grove, F.R.G.S., and other writers, with musical examples. Illustrated by Percy Macquoid and by numerous reproductions of engravings, prints and photographs. (Statement Of Responsibility). Short contributions by Mrs. Wordsworth, Miss Middleton, the Hon. Mrs. Armytage and the Countess of Ancaster. First edition, 1895. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Longmans, Green - Frazer, (Lily Grove) (Lady) - Frazer
    • Date: 1907
  • Article
    Printable Timeline - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections 1900 Songs of America Amy Marcy Cheney Beach sets to music Three Browning Songs, including
  • Article
    Printable Timeline - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections 1850 Songs of America Stephen Foster composes 'The Voice of Bygone Days', 'Molly, Do You Love Me?', and 'Ah! May the Red Rose Live Alway!' 'Go Down Moses,' a spiritual sung by the Tuskegee Institute Singers, 1914. Harriet Tubman reported using this song to identify herself to slaves that might want to escape and flee north with her by singing it in a neighboring ...
  • Film, Video
    David Diamond interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on October 15, 1995. David Diamond speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs, 51 min. | Recorded on October 15, 1995. (Date). Recorded at the Carnegie Hall, New York City. (Venue). Transcribed by John D. Spilker. Transcription edited by Robin Rausch and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of the Carnegie Hall Institute (Copyright Notice). Videorecording ...
    • Contributor: Diamond, David - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • Book/Printed Material
    How to dance the revived ancient dances Book. print | viii, 158 p. incl. front., illus., ports., facsims. 19 cm. | By Ardern Holt. (Statement Of Responsibility). Contains music. 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). LONDON:HORA E COX, “Queen” Office, Windsor House, Bream's Buildings, E.C.
    • Contributor: H. Cox - Holt, Ardern
    • Date: 1907
  • Book/Printed Material
    Round dancing Book. print | 203, [1] p., 1 l. front. (port.) illus. 20 cm. | by M. B. Gilbert ... (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). Illustrations byThe Lakeside PressPortland, Me.
    • Contributor: M. Gilbert - Gilbert, M. (Melvin Ballou) - Gilbert, M.
    • Date: 1890
  • Book/Printed Material
    A history of dancing Directory. Book. print | 197 p. front., plates, ports. 24 cm. | By Reginald St. Johnston ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Literature": p. 194-195. 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). Yucatan, Dance of74
    • Contributor: Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent, & Co. - St.-Johnston, Reginald (Sir) - St.-Johnston, Reginald
    • Date: 1906
  • Book/Printed Material
    Traité pratique et théorique de la danse Directory. Book. print | 2 p.l., 466 p. illus. 20 cm. | par Edmond Bourgeois. (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). Paris.—Imp. E. Desfossés, 13. quai Voltaire.—38119. 6–09.
    • Contributor: Garnier Frères - Bourgeois, Edmond
    • Date: 1909
  • Book/Printed Material
    Howe's complete ball-room hand book containing upwards of three hundred dances, including all the latest and most fashionable dances ... with elegant illustrations, and full explanation and every variety of the latest ...
    Complete ball-room hand book
    Book. print | 118 p. illus. 16 cm. | By Elias Howe, assisted by several eminent professors of dancing. (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). Lyon & Healy, Chicago.
    • Contributor: Ditson & Co. - Howe, Elias
    • Date: 1858
  • Book/Printed Material
    A complete practical guide to the art of dancing Containing descriptions of all fashionable and approved dances, full directions for calling the figures, the amount of music required; hints on etiquette, the ...
    Hillgrove's complete guide to the art of dancing
    Book. print | 237 p. incl. front., illus. 17 cm. | By Thomas Hillgrove ... (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). Bound in boards, cloth back 50 cts.
    • Contributor: Dick & Fitzgerald - Hillgrove, Thomas
    • Date: 1863
  • Book/Printed Material
    American dancing master, and ball-room prompter containing about five hundred dances including all the latest and most fashionable ... with elegant illustrations, and full explanation and every variety of the latest and ... Book. print | 160 p. illus. 17 cm. | By Elias Howe, assisted by several eminent professors of dancing. (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). AMERICAN DANCING MASTER & BALL-ROOM PROMPTER.
    • Contributor: E. Howe - Howe, Elias
    • Date: 1862
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    1939 Southern Recording Trip Fieldnotes
    • Contributor: Lomax, John A. (John Avery) - Lomax, Ruby T. (Ruby Terrill)
    • Date: 1939-00-00
  • Notated Music
    At the old drug store sheet music | 6 p. ; 13 x 9 in. | Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Jerome H. Remick & Co. - Gumble, Albert - Jackson, Arthur
    • Date: 1919