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Music -- Manuscripts -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Howard Barlow music manuscript, Little violin piece

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1920 Jan 1] 1: [Barcode: ALMA244873]
Identifier: CA 1920 Jan 1
Abstract

Collection is comprised of a violin piece written by Howard Barlow, music director of CBS between 1927-1943, and conductor of the long-running Voice of Firestone at NBC.

Dates: 1920

Harry Carroll papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 224
Abstract

Harry Carroll (1892-1962) was a composer of popular songs. The collection (1913-1963) contains an autobiography written about 1959, correspondence with ASCAP (1943-1963), articles about Carroll, music manuscripts, published music, loose scrapbook leaves and photographs.

Dates: 1913-1963

Emanuel Cykler papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: i50106892]
Identifier: F780 C9
Abstract

Emanuel Cykler was a dealer in zithers and zither music and strings in San Jose, California. The collection (1884-1914) contains zither music, notes about zither music, and photographs.

Dates: 1884-1914

Leonard Friendly papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 236
Abstract

Leonard Friendly was a music author and arranger who also ran radio music programs on WPIK, KSL, and on Portland, Oregon's radio station KWJJ. The collection (1947-1960) contains music manuscripts, phonograph records, business correspondence, letters for fans, and letters regarding Friendly's radio programs, financial records, radio performance files, and promotional material.

Dates: 1947-1960

Hans Heller papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 398
Abstract

Hans Ewald Heller (1894-1966) was a composer, pianist, writer, and music critic. The collection contains original scores and published music of musical comedies, short operas, symphonic works, chamber music, and other songs, scrapbooks, and music recordings.

Dates: 1913-1966

Alexander Hull papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 052
Abstract

Alexander Hull (1887-1953) was an Oregon author, composer, and baritone. The papers include manuscript and published short stories, novels, and an account book of literary earnings.

Dates: 1913-1950

Ernest F. Loring "Red" Nichols papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 539
Abstract

Ernest F. Loring "Red" Nichols (1905-1965) had a long and productive career as a cornetist, bandleader and recording artist. The collection contains music manuscripts (including original scores), published sheet music, cassette tape, phonograph and reel-to-reel recordings, biographical and personal files, correspondence, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Dates: 1926-1965

Lowell Patton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 481
Abstract

Lowell Patton (1893-1961) became an organist, working in the Chautauqua and Lyceum circuits in the 1920s, and was organist of the First Methodist Church, Portland, Oregon. He was organist of the First Presbyterian Church, Hempstead, New York from 1932-1957. The collection contains published and manuscript music, biographical material, and photographs.

Dates: 1929-1958

Nellie "Nell" Miller Seely papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 585
Abstract

Nellie "Nell" Miller Seely (1878-1968), a daughter of Oregon pioneers, became a songwriter, milliner, painter and poet. The collection contains correspondence, published and unpublished music manuscripts, music notebooks, photographs, memorabilia, and phonograph records.

Dates: 1933-1966

Henry R. Stern papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 637
Abstract

Henry R. Stern (1874-1966) was a music composer and music publishing executive. The collection contains correspondence, music manuscripts, phonograph recordings, composition and copyright lists, biographical material, and scrapbooks.

Dates: circa 1874-1966

Jean Williams papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025042052817]
Identifier: Ax 387
Abstract

Jean Williams (1876 - 1965) was composer of piano compositions and a piano and voice teacher. The collection (1941-1957) contains correspondence, music manuscripts and published music, clippings, and publicity releases.

Dates: 1941-1957