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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
07/03/1926
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (piece, 4" x 5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Caption: "Redbank, N.J. The Suneagle Golf Club, has a herd of sheep to mow their fairway, thus saving the use of a mechanical mower. Seymour Dunn, club pro, is the herdsman. Photo shows - Doris Dunn, daughter of Seymour Dunn driving off to the tune of the music played by her father on his bagpipes."

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Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
7/3/1926
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0143
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Caption: "Redbank, N.J. - The Suneagle Golf Club of Redbank has a herd of sheep to mow their fairway and the herdsman, Seymour Dunn, in kilts, who is also the pro, when not herding, plays tunes, while ambitious golfers use the toe of his boot as a tee, while he plays music to sooth their nerves. Photo shows - max Phillips driving off Dunn's toe, wh...

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Dates:
circa 1925-1974
Level:
series
Size:
3.2 Linear feet
146 Sound discs
71 Sound discs (flexi discs)
2 Sound discs (lacquer) (1 aluminum core; and 1 glass core)
Collection ID:
SAAM.JCSC.1
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

The record album collection includes 146 record albums and 73 flexi discs, published in sound publications "Echo" and "Sonorama." Two lacquer discs with one aluminum core and one glass core, are also housed here. Music genres represented include classical, opera, spoken word, and pop. Cornell occasionally annotated album covers or inserted notes an...

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1841-1940
Size:
7 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S30
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 30 contains materials documenting Marches and Quicksteps in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Gordon, Irving
Kuhn, Charles Eric
Gill, Roscoe, Jr
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Dates:
1938
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (part (photocopy), 36 cm.)
38 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
2 Items (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holographs), 32 cm.)
5 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
11 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
4 Items (copy scores, 31 cm.)
3 Items (parts (photocopies), 28 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

see also oversize see also Subseries 1.3

62 parts and an indefinite number of scores

Prelude to a kiss is contained in six folders consisting of 1 two page short score and 29 parts in Db Major concert, 4 parts in Ab Major concert, 14 parts in Eb Major concert, 1 published three page piano vocal score and 14 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in G Major concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in identified hand (Jones) and unid...

Folder A contains parts in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Ab Major for 1 reed - alto; trumpet; bass; guitar. Parts in Eb Major for 1 reed - Johnny; bass. -- (ii) Parts in Db Major for 3 trumpets - Cat, Terry, Nance; 1 trombone - Britt; bass.

Folder B contains short score in Db Major. Short score indicates parts for 2 clarinets, Paul, bass clarinet, baritone, 3 trumpets, trombone.

Folder C contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) Parts in Db Major and published piano vocal score in C Major. Parts for 3 reeds - Procope (2), Jimmy, Paul (2); 4 trumpets - Cook (3), Cat, Nathan (2), Herb; 3 trombones - Britt, 2, Butter. Piano vocal score lyrics begin "If you hear a song in blue like a flower crying for the dew ...". -- (ii) Parts in...

Folder D contains parts in Eb Major for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3 (2), tenor 2, tenor 4, baritone; 2 trumpets - 1, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, 3; bass.

Folder E contains parts in C Major and G Major. Parts in C Major for 4 reeds - alto 1, tenor 1, tenor 2 (2), baritone (2); 3 trumpets - 1, 3, 4; 3 trombones - 1, 2, bass (2); bass. Part in G Major for bass.

Folder F contains parts in Db Major for 2 violins - A (2), B (2); 2 cellos - 1, 2.

Folder A, Folder B, Folder C, grouping ii, and Folder F from the Duke Ellington Library.

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Creators:
McNally, George E.
LaClair, Beatrice M.
McNally, Neva Satterlee, -1909
Dates:
1889-2000, undated
Size:
1 Cubic foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0760
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of photographs, commercially published sheet music, and original music manuscripts from the McNallys' vaudeville careers. Materials include minstrel show and blackface material; photo of Albert Tovell, once the master of ceremonies for Frances H. "Peaches" Browning; and a photograph of "Gov. Jordan," a blackface female impersonator.

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Edelson, Rachel Goodman
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Musical History
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897
Dates:
circa 1964
Size:
1 Item (1 oversize file folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0381
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A poster documenting Goodman's 1964 tour to Japan and the published sheet music for Brahms's QUINTET FOR CLARINET IN A and SONATA FOR CLARINET IN B.

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Henderson, Horace, 1904-1988
Lewis, Barbara
Lewis, Barry
Henderson, Fletcher, 1897-1952
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Dates:
1930s-1980s
Size:
22.5 Cubic feet (82 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0797
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Fletcher and Horace Henderson Collection contains original scores and band books, loose sheet music, both original and published, from both Fletcher and Horace's libraries, playlists, lyrics, photographs, personal papers and correspondences, newspaper clippings, jazz publications, an oral history manuscript of an interview with Horace, audio ta...

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Creators:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
Dates:
1929-1939
Size:
1 Item (box )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4482
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: "Music of Acoma, Isleta and Cochiti (and Zuni) Pueblos." Typed carbon copy of unpublished manuscript, pages 241-250. This manuscript is a brief resume of F. Densmore's work wih Acoma, Isleta, Cochiti and Zuni songs and dances. No date appears on the manuscript but it could not have been written before 1940. This typed carbon copy was rece...

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Dates:
undated, 1920-1941
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.ameracar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

(correspondence about concerts, endowment committee, activities of fellows, Music magazine, Lamond's typical daily schedule, juries and competitions, problems with married students, text of radio address about the academy by Lamond, his music colony at Roquebrune, condolences on the death of Professor Lamond)

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