Collection Items

  • Notated Music
    Massachusetts boys sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Sargent, James Otis
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music
    Massachusetts quick step 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: Henry Prentiss - Haraden, D. T.
    • Date: 1840

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  • Notated Music
    Massachusetts regimental march 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: White, Smith & Co. - Metcalf, Wm. H. F.
    • Date: 1879

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  • Notated Music
    Dear old Boston, Massachusetts Notated Music. print | 1 score (4 unnumbered pages) ; 35 cm | words and music by Thos. F. Linehan ; arranged by Ernest E. Murray. (Statement Of Responsibility). Manuscript in ink; lyric sheet pasted in. 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: Linehan, Thos. F. - Murray, Ernest E.
    • Date: 1911

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  • Notated Music
    Massachusetts Volunteers galop quick step sheet music | top of title page & p. 2 cut off Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Dressler's Music Store - Dressler, Wm.
    • Date: 1862

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  • Notated Music
    Uncle Ben; A Campaign song for Massachusetts for 1882 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: Evans, W. A. - Lawrence, W. H.
    • Date: 1882

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The Massachusetts line. By Rev. R. T. S. Lowell Song Sheet. print | 1 score | In English. (Language). Print (Form).
  • Book/Printed Material
    Massachusetts fifty-third. Air: Annie Lisle. H. De Marsan, Publisher, 54 Chatham Street, N. Y Song Sheet. print | 1 score | In English. (Language). Print (Form).
  • Film, Video
    Sophia Bilides with Mal Barsamian and Mike Gregian Traditional Greek Smyrneika Music from Massachusetts videorecording | Library of Congress (Venue). August 24, 2011 (Date). Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Bilides, Sophia - Barsamian, Mal - Gregianm, Mike
    • Date: 2011
  • Book/Printed Material
    Unfurl the glorious banner Song Sheet. print | 1 score | With Massachusetts state seal. In English. (Language). Print (Form).
  • Audio Recording
    Já Estas Com os Copos
    You’re Already Drunk, Don’t Drink Any More
    Fado sung by Olivete Maria, with Mário Bulhões on acoustic guitar and Duarte Tavares on Portuguese guitar. Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts, November 14, 1987. Lowell Folklife Project Collection. sound recording | 1 reel. | Lowell Folklife Project Collection. (Source). Recorded by Barbara Fertig in Lowell, Massachusetts. November 14, 1987. (Date). Sound Recording (Form).
    • Contributor: Fertig, Barbara C. - Poulart, Maria Olivete - Bulhões, Mário - Tavares, Duarte
  • Notated Music
    Roxbury horse guards quick step sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Henry Tolman & Co. - Weber, Theo
    • Date: 1862

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  • Article
    Portuguese American Song Portuguese fado musicians Duarte Tavares and Olivete Maria Poulart perform at the IV Seasons Restaurant, Lowell, Massachusetts, November 14, 1987. Lowell Folklife Project Collection. Photo by John Lueders-Booth.
  • Notated Music
    The Martyrs of Baltimore sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Russell & Tolman - Turner, J. W.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Notated Music
    Welcome buddy to your old home town Notated Music. print | 1 score (3 pages) ; 32 cm | F. H. H. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. Staff notation. (Language). Print (Form). Unmediated (Form). Volume (Form).
    • Contributor: F. H. H. - Hammerslough, Freda Haas (Mrs) - Hammerslough, Freda Haas
    • Date: 1919

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  • Biography
    Arthur B. Whiting (1861-1936) Biography. Arthur Battelle Whiting was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1861. He was the nephew of organist and composer George E. Whiting. A naturally gifted musician, Arthur first appeared publicly as a concert pianist in Worchester, Massachusetts, at the age of thirteen. He studied first at the New England Conservatory with William Hall Sherwood and George Whitefield Chadwick and later at the Munich Conservatory...
  • Film, Video
    Balla Kouyaté and World Vision Balla Kouyaté and World Vision of Massachusetts perform Malian music and songs at the Library of Congress, April 28, 2010. videorecording | videorecording ; 68 min | The performers refer to the language used as "Mandinka." (Content). Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). April 28, 2010. (Date). Videorecording (Form).
    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Balla Kouyaté and World Vision - Kouyate?, Balla - Demba, Adjaratou
    • Date: 2010
  • Notated Music
    Requiescat sheet music | 4 p. ; 13 ¾ x 10 ½ in. | Cover: "Compositions / Published by / The Wa-Wan Press / Newton Center / Massachusetts…Arthur Farwell / Love's Secret / A Ruined Garden / Requiescat" (General). [Page 1]: "[Words by] Katherine Ruth Heyman / [Music by] Arthur Farwell" (General). Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: The Wa-Wan Press - Farwell, Arthur - Heyman, Katherine Ruth
    • Date: 1904

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  • Biography
    Daniel Gregory Mason (1873-1953) Biography. Daniel Gregory Mason was born in Brookline, Massachusetts, November 20, 1873. He was the son of Henry Mason (a cofounder of the Mason-Hamlin piano company), nephew of pianist-composer William Mason, and grandson of pioneer music educator Lowell Mason. Mason and his three brothers participated regularly in chamber music performances in addition to school music activities.
  • Notated Music
    Ho! for Kanzas Songbook. Book. 2 p., 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. | Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1857, by Oliver Ditson & Co. in the Clerk's Office in the District Court of the District of Massachusetts. (Copyright). From Western bell : a collection of glees, quartets and choruses, p. 114-115.
    • Contributor: Oliver Ditson & Co. - Larcom, Lucy - Pease, Frederick H.
    • Date: 1857
  • Article
    "O Holy Child of Bethlehem (1896)" by George Whitefield Chadwick Article. O Holy Child of Bethlehem (1896) sets the final verse of Phillip Brooks' Christmas poem, "O Little Town of Bethlehem." Brooks (1835-93) was a noted Episcopal clergyman and author who served during the early 1890s as bishop of Massachusetts. Three years after visiting Bethlehem in 1865, Brooks wrotethe now famous poem for his congregation.
  • Notated Music
    A paean of victory Notated Music. print | 1 score (5 pages) ; 31 cm | words by Susan M. Bullard ; music by Edward M. Bennett. (Statement Of Responsibility). For voice and piano. "Dedicated to Mrs. Austin C. Wellington, President daughters of Massachusetts"--Caption. 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: Gardner C. Bullard - Bennett, Edward M. - Bullard, Susan M.
    • Date: 1919

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  • Article
    Ritual and Worship - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Digital Collections Sacred music has been a vibrant part of American culture from the earliest sacred oral traditions of indigenous peoples through the written traditions of the first European colonists. With the settlement of the Plymouth, Massachusetts colony in 1620, sacred music played an important role in helping to define the cultural identity of the region of the New World that would become the United States....
  • Notated Music
    Our dumb animals Sheet music | 1 score (1 p.) ; 33 cm. | music by Mrs. H.H.A. Beach. (Statement Of Responsibility). Caption title. P. 95 in Boston, MA periodical Our dumb animals, vol. 25, no. 8, January, 1893. Text taken from poem in earlier issue of periodical. Op. 19, no. 3. Poet not specified. acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Sheet Music (Form). Print...
    • Contributor: Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Beach, H. H. A. (Mrs) - Beach, Amy
    • Date: 1893

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