Performing Arts, Music

Performing Arts, Music: 33 collections

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African-American Sheet Music, 1850-1920: Selected from the Collections of Brown University

"Now What a Time": Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943

Emile Berliner and the Birth of the Recording Industry

The Leonard Bernstein Collection, ca. 1920-1989

An American Time Capsule: Three Centuries of Broadsides and Other Printed Ephemera

Traveling Culture: Circuit Chautauqua in the Twentieth Century

Band Music from the Civil War Era

The Aaron Copland Collection, ca. 1900-1990

An American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, ca. 1490-1920

Inventing Entertainment: the Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies


The New Deal Stage: Selections from the Federal Theatre Project, 1935-1939

Origins of American Animation

The Irving Fine Collection: Ca. 1914-1962

Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection

Florida Folklife from the WPA Collections, 1937-1942

Fiddle Tunes of the Old Frontier: The Henry Reed Collection

California Gold: Northern California Folk Music from the Thirties Collected by Sidney Robertson Cowell

Voices from the Dust Bowl: the Charles L. Todd and Robert Sonkin Migrant Worker Collection, 1940-1941

Captain Pearl R. Nye: Life on the Ohio and Erie Canal

Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip

Woody Guthrie and the Archive of American Folk Song: Correspondence, 1940-1950

Hispano Music & Culture from the Northern Rio Grande: The Juan B. Rael Collection

The Zora Neale Hurston Plays at the Library of Congress

William P. Gottlieb: Photographs from the Golden Age of Jazz

"We'll Sing to Abe Our Song!": Sheet Music about Lincoln, Emancipation, and the Civil War from the Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana

The Moldenhauer Archives - The Rosaleen Moldenhauer Memorial

American Indians of the Pacific Northwest

Omaha Indian Music

Creative Americans: Portraits by Carl Van Vechten, 1932-1964

Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1820-1860 & 1870-1885

Historic American Sheet Music, 1850-1920

America Singing: Nineteenth-Century Song Sheets

The American Variety Stage: Vaudeville and Popular Entertainment, 1870-1920

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