Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Sheet
(60 results)



Display: 20

    • Battle of Gettysburg

    • Sheet Music covers; Songs; Ballads; Campaigns & battles; Battlefields
    • Eight-page sheet music with a full color cover. On the cover is a color reproduction of Pickett's famous charge at Gettysburg. Companies selling this music are listed on the front cover.
    • The red stockings

    • Sheet music covers; Baseball players
    • Black and white lithograph shows baseball scene with focus on pitcher wearing the Cincinnati Red Stockings uniform and mutton chop sideburns. Circling the pitcher are portraits of nine named players in ovate frames. At head of title: "To the;...
    • The Old Contraband

    • Sheet music covers; Music title pages; Songs; Ballads; Minstrel shows
    • Sheet music, consisting of six pages, with an etching of an "African-American" representing the "Old Contraband." The composers are listed on the front cover.
    • The Century Waltz Song sheet music cover

    • Sheet music covers; Centennial celebrations
    • A color drawing of the front of and side view of the Parthenon building at the 1897 Tennessee Centenial Exposition. The drawing is embellished by figures of urns, torches, flowers, ribbons, and musical instruments. Notation indicates "Official...
    • Centennial national song

    • Sheet music covers; Presidents; Farmers; Eagles; Railroads; Ships; Symbols
    • A small engraving of rural America with a train, factory, farmers, ships, and workers, is surrounded by a decorative frame of leaves, which lists the names of states and past presidents of the United States. Also pictured are Lady Liberty...
    • Stonewall Jackson's Last Words

    • Sheet music covers; Music title pages; Music publishing industry; Songs; Ballads; Deathbeds; Generals
    • Sheet music, entitled "Stonewall Jackson's Last Words." There is a sketch of the re-enactment of Jackson's last words.
    • A sailor's grave by the sea

    • Sheet music covers; Dogs; Beaches; Graves; Shipwrecks
    • Blue-toned print of a dog lying on a grave at the seashore with a wrecked vessel in the shallow water just offshore. Under print: "Words and Music by Paul Dresser." Cover artist unknown.
    • When it's night time down in Dixieland

    • Sheet music covers; Log cabins; Freedmen; Musical instruments; Entertainers; African Americans
    • Cover shows a nighttime scene of a group of African Americans singing, dancing, and playing the violin and banjo. Inset photograph at lower right of song performers Val Harris and Jack Manion.
    • The Crow quadrilles

    • Sheet music covers; Caricatures; African Americans; Ethnic stereotypes
    • The antebellum character Jim Crow is surrounded by seven demeaning caricatures of African Americans: one wearing fancy uniform and carrying sword; hunting with rifle; fight over a woman; man on boat looking at alligator; man dressed in formal...
    • Here's your mule

    • Mules; Saddles; Sheet music covers
    • Cover features full side view of saddled mule. Beyond the mule are army camp tents. "Here's Your Mule" written in arc across cover. "Comic Camp Song and Chorus by C.D. Benson."
    • Casey Jones the brave engineer

    • Sheet music covers; Railroad locomotives; Railroad employees; Railroad accidents
    • Cover shows a drawing of locomotive number 5, with photographs of two men (presumably the songwriters) in railroad gear inserted in what appear to be engine windows. "Words by T. Lawrence Seibert, music by Eddie Newton." "The only comedy railroad...
    • I can pick de winner wid my two eyes shut

    • Sheet music covers; Caricatures; African Americans; Blackface entertainers
    • Cover shows a caricature drawing of an African American couple wearing formal clothing. The man is bowing and the woman is curtsying. At right is a tiered cake on a table with a sign reading "Dis cake will be given to de most graceful couple."...
    • Raw recruits

    • Sheet music covers; Caricatures; African Americans; Soldiers; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
    • Cover depicts caricatures of five African-American soldiers, three with bayonets, one playing a drum, and one holding a sign reading "Raw Recruits, Capt. Dan Bryant." They appear hapless and comically inept. They are lined up in front of tents in...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK