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Dates:
1910-1917
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This music was published for professional use and has no cover illustrations. The military material has been kept in this folder and series and is particularly rich with songs from World War II. Almost all the songs are about airplanes; also included are one song each for helicopters, parachuting and rockets. All items are piano or piano/vocal exce...

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Dates:
1918-1920
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S02
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Due to paper shortages during the war, music publishers came out with small format sheet music. After the war, the size went back up again, but never to the large format of the pre-War years. Although these sheets are not about the armed forces, they form a group because of their size which was the result of the war. They are standard Tin Pan Alley...

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1911-1986
Size:
42 Flat boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S06
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 6: Moving Pictures and Movie Stars forms part of the DeVincent collection. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Osgood, E.E.
Blackmar & Bro. (Augusta, Ga.)
Broadcast Music, Inc.
Dates:
1864
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 12.1" x 9.7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1258
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Lyrics in African American dialect. Published by Blackmar & Bro.

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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
circa 1778-1968
Size:
8.45 Cubic feet (consisting of 18 boxes, 5 folders, 8 oversize folders, 1 map case folder, 1 flat box (partial).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Music
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Music forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1929
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part.

Rub-a-tub-lues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published part in Bb Major concert -- in photocopy.

Part for piano.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Hodges, Johnny
Dates:
1929
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part.

Rent party blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published part in Bb Major concert -- in photocopy.

Part for piano.

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Creators:
Robison, Willard
Hill, Dedette Lee
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (manuscript, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also Subseries 1.3

1 part

Old folks is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in Bb Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).

Part for 1 trumpet - 2. Part incorporates a portion of a published part. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
Grouya, Ted
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

139 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Flamingo is contained in seven folders consisting of 1 three page short score, 1 three page piano conductor score and 48 parts in Db Major concert, 1 four page conductor score and 17 parts in Eb Major concert, 16 parts in Bb Major concert, 1 two page short score, 1 published one page piano vocal score and 28 parts in F Major concert, 30 parts in G ...

Folder A contains three page short score in Db Major. Score indicates parts for Tizol, Tricky, Brown. Score appears incomplete.

Folder B contains two page short score in F Major. Score indicates parts for violins, flute, clarinet, saxes, baritone, bass clarinet, trumpets, trombones, bass.

Folder C contains items in 5 groupings -- (i) Part in F Major for bass. -- (ii) Parts in F Major for 4 reeds - Toby (2), Chauncey, Ben, baritone; 3 trumpets - Wallace, Rex (2), Ray (2); 3 trombones - Brown, Tizol (2), Tricky; guitar. -- (iii) Parts in Db Major for 4 reeds - Rab, Otto, Johnny, Barney; 3 trumpets - Wallace, Nance, Rex; 3 trombones - ...

Folder D contains parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in Db Major for 2 trumpets - trumpet, Nance; 2 trombones - Tizol, Jones; guitar; piano; unidentified instrument (2). Part for trumpet also includes a part for tenor sax. Parts for unidentified instrument appear incomplete. -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 5 reeds - Toby, Rab, Jimmy, Sears, Carney (2)...

Folder E contains 1 two page short score in an unknown key. Score indicates parts for clarinet, alto, trumpet, bass, piano. Score appears incomplete.

Folder F contains four page conductor score and parts in Eb Major. Score indicates parts for violin; 5 saxes - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3, tenor 1, tenor 2, baritone; 3 trumpets - 1, 2, 3; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass; piano.

Folder G contains published piano vocal score in F Major and published parts in Eb, Bb and G Major concert. Piano vocal score is incomplete (begins on p. 5). Lyrics begin "wind sings a song to you as you go ...". Parts in Eb Major for violin A/B; bass; drums; piano. Parts in G Major for violins - A/B (2), C (2); 4 reeds - alto 1 (2), alto 3 (2), te...

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Creators:
Handman, Lou
Hirsch, Walter
Level:
file
Size:
3 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also Subseries 1.3

3 parts

Was it rain is contained in one folder consisting of 3 parts in c minor concert -- in ink -- in identified hand (Maisel).

Parts for 1 reed - tenor 2; 1 trumpet - 3; 1 trombone - 1. Parts incorporate a published arrangement of the piece. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.

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