Collection Items

  • Notated Music
    Connecticut schottisch 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: Molineux, Geo - Mortimer
    • Date: 1878

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  • Notated Music
    The Connecticut pedlar 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: Oliver Ditson - Dunbar, H. W.
    • Date: 1850

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  • Notated Music
    Connecticut Joe (Songs & Specialities) 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: McKee, J. W. - Williams, Prof. John H.
    • Date: 1871

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  • Notated Music
    Courting in Connecticut; or, Josiah's courtship 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, Oliver - Markstein, S.
    • Date: 1884

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  • Audio Recording
    Second Connecticut march
    Second Regiment Connecticut National Guard march (Alternate title)
    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:35 | Instrumental (Category). Band (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 is not permitted. The ...
    • Contributor: Victor - David Wallis Reeves - Clarke's Band of Providence American Band of Providence [I.E., Clarke's Band of Providence]
    • Date: 1902-11-11
  • Audio Recording
    Second Connecticut march
    Second Regiment Connecticut National Guard march (Alternate title)
    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:24 | Instrumental (Category). Band (Description). Date for take 1 incorrect in EDVR vol 1. Per ledgers, take 1 and 2 recorded on 28 Feb. 1901. Also recorded as [PM-]1217. EDVR vol. I notes that M-3017 through M-3029 were originally marked as 'assigned to Sousa's Band' but that the recording books show: 'Sad--not ...
    • Contributor: Victor - David Wallis Reeves - Kendle's First Regiment Band
    • Date: 1901-02-28
  • Book/Printed Material
    American taxation. Composed by Samuel or Peter St. John, of Connecticut Song Sheet. print | 1 score | "This song was written when the 'Trump of War' founded through this happy land, and although peculiarly applicable to that time, cannot but be received with approbation at the present day." In English. (Language). Print (Form).

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Hail, Columbia Song Sheet. print | 1 score | Also includes: America. With Connecticut state seal. In English. (Language). Print (Form).
  • Notated Music
    5th Regiment C. H. G. march fight for old glory
    Fifth Regiment C. H. G. march
    Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 35 cm | Words & music by Bert L. Fulton. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. "Dedicated to Col. James Geddes, staff and companies of the 5th Regiment Connecticut Home Guards" Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: The Benton Company - Fulton, Bert L.
    • Date: 1918

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Mother, dear, I'm thinking of you Song Sheet. print | 1 score | With Connecticut state seal. Copied by permission of Oliver Ditson & Co, Boston. In English. (Language). Print (Form).
  • Audio Recording
    Midnight Special sound recording | 1 disc. | Recorded in Wilton, Connecticut. (Venue). Recorded in February, 1935 (Date). John Lomax Southern States Collection (Source Note). Leadbelly and Lead Belly are stage names for Huddie Ledbetter (1885-1949 ) (Biographical). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Leadbelly - Lomax, John A. (John Avery)
  • Film, Video
    Negrura Peruana Negrura Peruana of Hartford, Connecticut, performs Afro-Peruvian songs, music, and dance of Peru’s African and criollo population at the Library of Congress, October 12, 2005. videorecording | videorecording ; 61 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). October 12, 2005. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Negrura Peruana
    • Date: 2005
  • Notated Music
    There's a proud noble flag sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Horace Waters - Whittlesey, Orramel
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music
    Our soldiers return sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Lyon & Healy - Barton, Geo. H. - Russell, Tom
    • Date: 1865

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  • Notated Music
    Hartford City Guard's quickstep sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Henry Tolman & Co. - Lorenz, Carl
    • Date: 1864

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  • Notated Music
    I'm blind sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Wm. A. Pond & Co. - Leigh, Wm.
    • Date: 1863

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  • Notated Music
    A hero has fallen sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - King, J. P. - Wilson, J. A.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Biography
    Daniel Gregory Mason (1873-1953) Biography. In 1913, Mason studied in Paris with Vincent d'Indy, who became his primary compositional influence. A fervent classicist, Mason's instrumental works include three symphonies, more than a dozen chamber pieces, several keyboard compositions, and other orchestral works and transcriptions. He is best known as a composer for his festival overture Chanticleer (1928) and his three symphonies, especially the Lincoln Symphony (1936). His vocal ...
  • Article
    Yankee Doodle Article. Of humble origin and perhaps questionable in matters of lyrical "taste," "Yankee Doodle" has survived as one of America's most upbeat and humorous national airs. In the fife and drum state of Connecticut, it is the official state song. George M. Cohan revived the tune in his "Yankee Doodle Boy" (also known as "I'm a Yankee Doodle Dandy") of 1904. It should surprise ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress
    • Date: 2002
  • Book/Printed Material
    Asa Willcox's book of figures, 1793 multigraphed from a manuscript in the possession of the Newberry Library
    Book of figures
    Book. print | v, 9 numb. l. 27 cm. | "The 'Book of figures' is a little manuscript that has recently been presented to the Newberry Library by the Librarian. The book appears to be a guide such as would be used by a fiddler or other musician in calling off the successive movements of dances. It was found some years ago in the ...
    • Contributor: Willcox, Asa
    • Date: 1918

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  • Film, Video
    The Teddy bears' picnic [illustrated] motion picture | 1 video ; 3 min. | Audio track taken from Victor 16001-A as found on the Library of Congress Jukebox. (General). Illustrations: Label of recording (http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/recordings/detail/id/1509) -- Decorations for T. Roosevelt at Brussels (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3a27565) -- [Teddy bears, made in New York, on table, in factory(?)] (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3c08039) -- Stuffing a Teddy Bear (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.01533) -- Cutting out Teddy Bear skins (http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.01534) -- Christmas ...
    • Contributor: Victor Records - Bratton, John W. (John Walter) - Pryor, Arthur
    • Date: 1908
  • Audio Recording
    Yankee Doodle sound recording | 1 compact disc | Taken from cd entitled: "Sing America." Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Menc - Shuckberg - U.S. Navy Band, Great Lakes, Il
  • Audio Recording
    Yankee doodle sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 62-76 rpm, 10 in. | Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Ossman, Vess
    • Date: 1897
  • Audio Recording
    Yankee doodle sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 62-76 rpm, 10 in. | Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Gaskin, George
    • Date: 1897