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Sheet music: songs and ballads - 17 examples

Description

These pieces of music show interesting cultural aspects: Jenny Lind and the impact of her Swedish melodies, the impact of "Uncle Tom's Cabin," love-lorn ballads. The covers are also good for research on popular printing or paintings of the day.Acquired from Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Little in January 1926, W. S. Appleton in September 1922, and Mrs. C. H. Little in October 1932

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1840-1867
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1926-01, 1922-09, 1932-10
Physical Description
17 lithographs
Dimensions
14x 10.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR183OVR
Credit Line
Gifts of Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Little, January 1926, W. S. Appleton, September 1922, and Mrs. C. H. Little, October 1932.
GUSN
199094
Reference Code
GC002.02.183

Record details

Originator
Cynamou, Nancy (Artist)
J.H. Bufford & Co. (Lithographer)
Descriptive Terms
ballads
sheet music
songs (document genre)
Material Type
lithographs
prints (visual works)
sheet music
Subjects
Jenny Lind
Notes
A. What Norah SaidB. Just OutC. "I Am Going There" or the death of Little EvaD. The Death of St. ClareE. The Sachem's DaughterF. Today I'm SixtyTwoG. The Welcome BackH. The Razor Strop Man I. The Shades of Eve Are FallingJ. He Doeth All Things WellK. The Old ArmchairL. The Mariner's Orphan GirlM. Jenny Lind's Swedish Melodies [same as P]N. The Songs of Jenny LindO. Jenny Lind's SongsP. Jenny Lind's Swedish Melodies [same as M]Q. ?[nothing marked in file, but one of the unamred ones from the listed donors could be it]
Physical Access Restrictions
dirty, torn edges, discoloration

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