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Mencken sheet music volume

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0564
Scope and Contents

Volume of popular American sheet music owned by H. L. Mencken. Approximately 20 individual compositions.

Dates: circa 1880-1920

Patti Chapin sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0061
Abstract

Patti Chapin (later Patti Steincrohn) was a CBS radio singer and pianist from approximately 1934-1943. The collection, approximately 1900-1970, primarily contains annotated and unannotated performance (artist) copies of popular songs, but also includes correspondence, images, song catalogs, unverified original compositions, and various collected popular songs.

Dates: approximately 1900-1970

Richard Frary collection of Stephen Crane materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0421
Abstract

Stephen Crane (1871-1900) was an American novelist, poet, and short story writer, who in 1895 wrote "The Red Badge of Courage", which earned him international acclaim. This collection of materials relating to Crane, compiled by Johns Hopkins University alumnus Richard Frary, includes letters (many by Crane), events ephemera, photographs, articles of literary criticism, and sheet music (inspired by his fiction). The materials date from the 1890s to the early 2000s.

Dates: 1890s-early 2000s

Robert Gould sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0681
Abstract

Popular sheet music, 1910-1950.

Dates: 1910-1950

Sam Carner sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0060
Abstract

Sam Carner is a musical theater composer and librettist who collected sheet music along with his father (Frank Carner) and grandfather (Al Rose). The Sam Carner sheet music collection contains 19th and 20th century popular sheet music, musical magazines, and song compilations.

Dates: 1830 - 1978

Schanning family collection of Harry Kennedy sheet music

 Collection
Identifier: MS-MUS-0063
Abstract

Sheet music composed or published by songwriter William Henry Kennedy, better known as Harry Kennedy.

Dates: 1878 - 1894

Sheet music arrangement of Thomas Moore poem "Calm in His Mother's Eyes"

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: MS-0876
Abstract

Manuscript sheet music depicting an arrangement of the Thomas Moore poem "Calm in His Mother's Eyes," 1832. The name of the creator cannot be read.

Dates: 1832

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Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975 1
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Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 1
Bontemps, Arna, 1902-1973 1
Broughton, John Cam Hobhouse, Baron, 1786-1869 1
Byron, Anne Isabella Milbanke Byron, Baroness, 1792-1860 1
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 1
Carner, Sam 1
Chapin, Patti, 1903-1990 1
Coleman, Ralf M., 1896-1976 1
Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889 1
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
Dickey, Harry Stanley, 1891-1971 1
Dunham, Katherine 1
Foster, Frances, 1924-1997 1
Frary, Richard, 1947- 1
French, John Calvin, 1875- 1
Gebelein, Conrad, 1884- 1
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983 1
Glanville, Maxwell, 1918-1992 1
Glover, Stephen, 1813-1870 1
Gould, Robert 1
Hildebrand, David 1
Hoffman, Daniel, 1923-2013 1
Holbrooke, Joseph, 1878-1958 1
Holt, Stella 1
Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915‏ 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
Jefferys, Charles, 1807-1865 1
Jelliffe, Rowena Woodham 1
Johns Hopkins University Bands 1
Johns Hopkins University. Glee Club/Choral Society 1
Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 1
Karamu Theatre 1
Keepers, William Lloyd 1
Leigh, Augusta, 1784-1851 1
Lidz, Richard 1
Mayfield, Julian, 1928-1984 1
McCaffrey, Henry 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 1
Moore, Thomas 1
Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852 1
Murray, John, 1778-1843 1
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 1
Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981 1
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943 1
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979 1
Russell, Henry, 1812-1900 1
Russell, John Russell, Earl, 1792-1878 1
Seibert, F. (Fred) 1
Shields, Ella 1
Sills, Beverly 1
Sorrentino, Paul 1
Sousa, John Philip, 1854-1932 1
Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974 1
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 1
Turner, Huntley S. 1
Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950 1
Wertheim, Stanley 1
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 1
Zara, Louis, 1910-2001 1
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