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Scope and Contents Sampling of various kinds of popular songs arranged for voice and piano, many with guitar, ukulele, and/or banjo chords. Among them: "Till the end of Time" based on Chopin; "Tom Dooley" arranged by Alan Lomax; and "The Waltz You Saved For Me". Many in this collection have markings as if they were used in performance.
Scope and Contents Volume of Civil War era sheet music. Approximately 65 individual compositions.
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Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, two scrapbooks and other ephemeral material related to Gebelein's association with the Johns Hopkins University.
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Overview Harry S. Dickey was a Baltimore business man and collector, who was born in 1891 and received his B.A. degree from The Johns Hopkins University in 1912. Dickey an admirer of the English poet, Lord Byron. This collection is composed of handwritten letters and poems relating to Byron, as well as published or printed sheet music, engravings, and article clippings. Notably, there are a few handwritten Oscar Wilde letters and poems, as Dickey was a collector of Wilde as well. The collection spans...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of music inspired by the writings of Edgar Allan Poe--including both vocal settings of Poe's actual text as well as instrumental programmtic pieces more loosely based on a particular work of Poe--dating from 1865 to 1957. There are published and manuscript copies, as well as a few photostatic copies. Especially well-represented are the original manuscripts of Joseph Holbrooke, an English composer working in the first half of the 20th century, whose long-standing...
Scope and Contents This is an artifically assembled collection with sheet music from various origins. Accruals in this collection are selected by the curators of Special Collections or donated by patrons. See component levels for more information about the items in this collection.
Overview Originally a military band founded in 1921 by Conrad Gebelein, The Johns Hopkins University Band is the oldest and longest-running instrumental group on the Homewood campus. The records primarily include sheet music (with the handwriting of Conrad Gebelein) and publicity fliers, advertising the events of the band. The materials span 1960 to 2014.
Overview The Johns Hopkins University collection of Black Americana materials spans from approximately 1870 to the 1950s. It is an artificially assembled collection of materials purchased and selected by the curators of Special Collections. The collection primarily consists of postcards, broadsides, and other printed ephemera that depict African American people in ways that are often racist and caricatured.
- Johns Hopkins University 5
- Cheslock, Barry 2
- Gebelein, Conrad, 1884- 2
- Johns Hopkins University Bands 2
- Levy, Lester S. 2
- A. Hoen & Co. 1
- 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
- Cook, Eliza, 1818-1889 1
- Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900 1
- Dickey, Harry Stanley, 1891-1971 1
- Dunham, Katherine 1
- Frary, Richard, 1947- 1
- French, John Calvin, 1875- 1
- Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983 1
- Glover, Stephen, 1813-1870 1
- Gould, Robert 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
- Johns Hopkins University. Office of Student Leadership and Involvement 1
- Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938 1
- Karamu Theatre 1
- Keepers, William Lloyd 1
- Leigh, Augusta, 1784-1851 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
- Sills, Beverly 1
- Sorrentino, Paul 1
- Sousa, John Philip, 1854-1932 1
- Starrett, Vincent, 1886-1974 1
- Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896 1
- The Glee Club/Choral Society, The Johns Hopkins University. 1
- Turner, Huntley S. 1
- Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950 1
- Wertheim, Stanley 1
- Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 1
- Zara, Louis, 1910-2001 1 ∧ less