Collection Items

  • Audio Recording
    Way upon the Sierra Peaks
    • Contributor: Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892 - Cornwall, Robert - Bass, Walter Van - Bass, Ned Hugh
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Audio Recording
    On the Old Kissimmee Prairie
    • Contributor: Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892 - Cornwall, Robert - Hall, Bob - Bass, Walter Van - Bass, Ned Hugh - King, J. C.
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Audio Recording
    Give Me a Ranch Down in Florida
    • Contributor: Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892 - Cornwall, Robert - Hall, Bob - Bass, Walter Van - Bass, Ned Hugh - King, J. C.
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Audio Recording
    Shear 'Em
    • Contributor: Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892 - Cornwall, Robert - Hall, Bob - Bass, Walter Van - Bass, Ned Hugh - King, J. C.
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Audio Recording
    Pastime Annie
    • Contributor: Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892 - Cornwall, Robert - Hall, Bob - Bass, Walter Van - Bass, Ned Hugh - King, J. C.
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Audio Recording
    Hurricane
    • Contributor: Corse, Carita Doggett, 1892 - Cornwall, Robert - Brown, James - Bass, Walter Van - Bass, Ned Hugh - Brown, James, Jr.
    • Date: 1940-07-01
  • Biography
    Ned Rorem, b.1923 Biography. While many of the recordings listed here are in the collections of the Library of Congress, not all are. If you have a question about specific recordings, please contact the Recorded Sound Reference Center at 202-707-7833. All recordings listed are protected by applicable Federal and State laws. The Library of Congress cannot provide copies of any of these recordings without proper permission from ...
  • Article
    As Adam Early in the Morning Song Collection. The short poem comes from the "Children of Adam" series of poems in Whitman's Leaves of Grass (1881-82). "As Adam Early in the Morning" is an appropriate finale to this series of poems in that it reaffirms its reiterated theme of Adam in paradise, having awakened, afresh and renewed, and at ease with his own body and his own existence. Whitman's suggestion ...
  • 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 ...
  • Book/Printed Material
    Wehman's complete dancing master and call book containing a full and complete description of all the modern dances, together with the figures of the German
    Complete dancing master and call book
    Book. print | 88 p. illus. 19 cm. | By J. H. Harvey. (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). P. O. Box 1823. NEW YORK.
    • Contributor: H. J. Wehman, Publisher - Harvey, J. H.
    • Date: 1889
  • Film, Video
    Lukas Foss interviewed by Ellen Taaffe Zwilich at Carnegie Hall on April 30, 1996. Lukas Foss speaks with Ellen Taaffe Zwilich about his life and career as a composer. videorecording | 1 videorecording ; 2 hrs., 28 min. | Recorded on April 30, 1996. (Date). Recorded at Carnegie Hall, New York City (Venue). Transcribed by Paul Luongo. Edited by Pedro Gonzalez and James L. Wolf. (General). Courtesy of the Carnegie Hall Institute (Copyright Notice). Videorecording (Form). This has ...
    • Contributor: Foss, Lukas - Zwilich, Ellen Taaffe
  • 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