Historic sheet music collection
Scope and Contents
Vintage sheet music including patriotic marches, love songs, show tunes and spirituals, some with vocal scores.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The Historic Sheet Music Collection is the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.
2.5 Linear Feet
Contains historic sheet music that features patriotic marches, show tunes and spirituals.
Arranged by the most prominent composer or lyricist. Entries for A-M are in box 1, N-Z are in box 2, and oversize scores are in box 3.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Inventoried by J. Henry.
- Historic sheet music collection
- In Progress
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Code for undetermined script
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